It is time now to notice the chief events which ensured the ascendancy of Bonaparte.
The capable performance of these functions, which often involved considerable pecuniary sacrifices, ensured public esteem, honorary inscriptions and statues; and to these honours the head of a great house was careful to add the glory of a splendid tomb, consecrated as the long home " (lit.
The coup d'etat was favourable to Bonaparte; it ensured his hold over the Directors and enabled him to impose his own terms of peace on Austria; above all it left him free for the prosecution of his designs in a field of action which now held the first place in his thoughts - the Orient.
The sanctity of the shrine ensured certain privileges to the people of Abae (Bull.
In this way smoothness of working is ensured, the cog-wheel being constantly in action with the rack.