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  • Raised an irresistible clamour for a military leader and overthrew the republican constitution for which the De Witts had struggled.
  • The speech overthrew De Lessart, whose accusation was decreed; and Roland, the nominee of the Girondists, entered the ministry.
  • The pioneers of the Renaissance owe something of their strength to their training in the developments which the system that they overthrew underwent during this period.
  • Suleiman was sent by the caliph to Egypt, where he overthrew the dominion of the Tulunids.
  • 447 (December 1055), and overthrew finally the dynasty of the Buyids.'
 

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