Sentence Examples with the word annals

They were of absorbing interest to Paris, to France and to Europe; and upon them the Girondist leader at last, on the 31st of December 1792, broke silence, delivering one of his greatest orations, probably one of the greatest combinations of sound reasoning, sagacity and eloquence which has ever been displayed in the annals of French politics.

Containing the annals of Tiglath-Pileser I., and for many years no subsequent efforts were made to explore it.

The earliest written annals of the Greeks, Etruscans and Romans are irretrievably lost.

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But the history of (north) Israel had naturally its own independent political backgrounds and the literary sources contain the same internal features as the annals and prophetic narratives which are already met with in 1 Samuel.

It was at the end of the 7th century and among the Anglo-Saxons that the compiling of these Annals was first begun.

Raine in The Priory of Hexham, its Chroniclers, Endowments and Annals (Durham, 1864-65).

See Pomroy Jones, Annals and Recollections of Oneida County (Rome, 1851); W.

Joyce, A Short History of Ireland (London, 1893), and A Social History of Ancient Ireland (2 vols., London, 1903); The Annals of Ireland by the Four Masters, edited by J.

At the same time he approved himself in the pulpit and elsewhere as a large-hearted and fearless patriot in that time of national calamity and humiliation, acquiring a name and place in his country's annals with Arndt, Fichte, Stein and Scharnhorst.

Simultaneously with this work he carried on the publication of the annals of the Carolingian epoch on the model of the German Jahrbitcher, reserving for himself the reign of Charles the Bald.