Sentence Examples

  • He also published Lives of Maria Theresa and Joseph II.
  • Its ancient gates, walls and towers have disappeared, but it still possesses a few medieval edifices.
  • Spain reconquered the duchies in the war of succession (1745); they were recovered by Austria in 1746; and Maria Theresa again surrendered them to Don Philip, infante of Spain, in 1748.
  • But he was now transferred to the Two Sicilies, while Francis of Lorraine, the husband of Maria Theresa, took Tuscany and Parma.
  • Worse complications ensued for the Italians when the emperor Charles VI., father of Maria Theresa, died in i74o.