As the War of Independence came to a close the old trouble with Pennsylvania was revived.
The truth is that no period in Italian history was less really glorious than that which came to a close in 961 by Berengar II.s cession of his rights to Otto the Great.
With the loss of political liberty the age of creative genius in Athenian architecture came to a close.
Most of these sects were stamped out before the period of the middle ages came to a close.
It was an impressive moment, when, on the 4th of December 1563, the great ecumenical synod of the Church came to a close.