Sentence Examples

  • Attempted without success to round up the few Turkish forces, rallied by Djavid, which had escaped from the catastrophes of Monastir and Yannina.
  • There were catastrophes detrimental to the preservation of older literary records, and vicissitudes which, if they have not left their mark on contemporary history - which is singularly blank - may be traced on the representations of the past.
  • As in a Greek tragedy, we hear in his works the echo of great events and terrible catastrophes; we do not see them.
  • Ancient historical reminiscences and natural phenomena, especially volcanic catastrophes, are at the bottom of the legend.
  • Mining is an extra-hazardous occupation, and the catastrophes, which from time to time have occurred, have caused agencies to enforce their authority.

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