Sentence Examples

  • The Venetian ascendancy in the Levant dates from this epoch; for, though the republic had no power to occupy all the domains ceded to it, Candia was taken, together with several small islands and stations on the mainland.
  • Prolonged warfare with the Otto- and mans, who forced her to abandon Candia in 1669, Spain.
  • Candia), after Sicily and Sardinia the largest island in the Mediterranean, situated between 34° 50' and 35° 40' N.
  • Are the bays of Candia and Malea, the deep Mirabello Bay and the Bay of Sitia.
  • From Candia, offers a convenient shelter against northerly gales.