Sentence Examples


  • Sought to capture the city, but a storm destroyed a great number of his ships, and his army of some 30,000, chiefly Spaniards, was defeated by the Algerians under their pasha, Hassan.
  • The piracy of the Algerians was renewed and continued until 1830.
  • Ibrahim, the last of the Deys (1702-1705), destroyed the house of Mural, and absorbed the beyship in his own office; but, when he fell in battle with the Algerians, Hussein b.
  • In 1871, when the Algerians again rose in revolt, Abd-el-Kader wrote to them counselling submission to France.
  • The Algerians extricated the government from its difficulty by attacking the French troops, who were obliged to defend themselves.