I have been no avaricious oppressor of the people.
Bogdan's successor, John the Terrible (1572-74), was provoked by the Porte's demand for 120,000 ducats as tribute instead of 60,000 as heretofore to rise against the oppressor; but after gaining three victories he was finally defeated and slain (1574), and the country was left more than ever at the mercy of the Ottoman.
To the Italian patriot the papacy seemed in league with the oppressor.
inflict on the enemy the kind of material damage that will force the oppressor to back off.
Prepared says Simon a travel agent the privileges of potential oppressor in.