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  • The usurpation of power on the part of the richer members was not always effected without opposition.
  • In 1055, as implying a claim to the headship of Christendom, and as a usurpation on the Holy Roman Empire.
  • His father, Jerome Quinet, had been a commissary in the army, but being a strong republican and disgusted with Napoleon's usurpation, he gave up his post and devoted himself to scientific and mathematical study.
  • Usurpation he had sanctioned the theory that kings can be deposed for incapacity and maladministration.
  • The new king had everything in his favor; his father Accession had borne the odium of usurpation and fought down ileniy v.
 

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