Their isolation has made them ignorant to some extent of the world's progress, while a supersensitive patriotism blinds them to the discredit and disorganization which political strife and misrule have brought upon them.
Thus, someone has to tighten the bolt on the automobile assembly line, and her wage is limited by the value her action adds to the car.
On the other hand, Coke has the credit of having repeatedly braved the anger of the king.
And yet, notwithstanding all this, and partly because of all this, real and distinct Norman influence has been far more extensive and far more abiding in England than it has been in Sicily.
The magnificence of the coast has inspired more than one famous painting.
Still there is much in the Bible against which every instinct of my being rebels, so much that I regret the necessity which has compelled me to read it through from beginning to end.
Since the foundation of the German Institute in 1874, Athenian topography has to a large extent become a speciality of German scholars, among whom Wilhelm DOrpfeld occupies a pre-eminent position owing to his great architectural attainments and unrivalled local knowledge.
The writer is not known; it has been conjecturally dated 1325.
Los Angeles, like all other Californian cities, has the privilege of making and amending its own charter, subject to the approval of the state legislature.
The genus Selaginellites, Zeiller, is now used to include those forms in which the fructification has proved to be heterosporous.