Sentence Examples

  • The revolt of the Spanish people that follow-ed was the first of the national uprisings against his rule by which Napoleon was destined to be overthrown.
  • Hook uprisings took place at Leiden and Dordrecht and had to be repressed by armed force.
  • He also vigorously suppressed Indian uprisings in 1655, 1658 and 1663.
  • Even if there had been motives for uprisings of artisans such as took place in Germany and the Netherlands, the English kings would probably have intervened.
  • True, there were popular uprisings in England, but they were usually conflicts between the poor and the rich; the crafts as such seldom took part in these tumults.

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