On sea the Athenians, after two minor engagements, gained a decisive victory which enabled them to blockade Aegina.
He seemed carefully to cherish within himself the gloomy mood which alone enabled him to endure his position.
It simply has been enabled by technology combined with prosperity compounded over time.
On the 16th of April 1814 Eugene, on hearing of Napoleons overthrow at Paris, signed an armistice at Mantua by which he was enabled to send away the French troops beyond the Alps and entrust himself to the consideration of the allies.
The rash attempt of Murat in the autumn of 1815, which led to his death at Pizzo in Calabria, enabled the Bourbon dynasty to crush malcontents with all the greater severity.