Sentence Examples

  • But William C. Quantrell, after sacking various small Kansas towns along the Missouri river (1862-63), in August 1863 took Lawrence (q.v.) and put it mercilessly to fire and sword - the most ghastly episode in border history.
  • A more glorious work in our eyes than if we had gotten the sacking and plunder of Edinburgh.
  • The result was the route of Judah, the capture of Amaziah, the destruction of the northern wall of Jerusalem, the sacking of the temple and palace, and the removal of hostages to Samaria (2 Kings xiv.
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  • Boards covered with canvas or sacking, the gold and heavier particles becoming entangled in the fibres.

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