Sentence Examples

  • Athens fighting Philip has fared, he says, like an amateur boxer opposed to a skilled pugilist.
  • The appearance of the city has greatly changed since the Boxer rising in 1900.
  • The old Swedish and Norwegian missionary societies work in South Africa, Madagascar and India; but large numbers of Scandinavians have been stirred up in missionary zeal, and have gone out to China in connexion with the China Inland Mission; several were massacred in the Boxer outbreaks.
  • In 1870 there was a great outbreak concentrating in the massacres at Hankow and Tientsin; in 1891 at Hunan and in 1895 at Ku Cheng there: were other attacks which were only preliminary to the Boxer uprising of 1899-1900,, when 135 missionaries, besides 52 children.
  • It is alleged by some that the exercise of the powers gained by the Roman hierarchy was one cause of the Boxer outbreaks.

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