Sentence Examples


  • 65) in the colonization of the Cyclades and of Asiatic Ionia, which in Homer is still " Carian."
  • 7), inasmuch as up till that period colonization by the Greeks seems to have been regarded as a possible enterprise.
  • The rights of the Six Nations to all this territory were purchased at Albany, New York, by the Susquehanna Company in 1754, but the work of colonization was delayed for a time by the Seven Years' War.
  • It was one of the oldest cities of Etruria, but does not appear in history till the Roman colonization of 247 B.C., and was never of great importance, except as a resort of wealthy Romans, many of whom (Pompey, the Antonine emperors) had villas there.
  • The old district of Assiniboia, the result of the efforts in colonization by the earl of Selkirk in 1811 and succeeding years, was the nucleus of the province.

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