Sentence Examples

  • In 1866 the defeat of Austria by the Prussians led to the incorporation of Venice in United Italy.
  • The Prussians are up in arms now.
  • From 1850 onwards it was again repaired and strengthened at great cost, and was considered impregnable; but in the war of 1864 the Prussians turned it by crossing the Schlei, .and it was abandoned by the Danes on the 6th of February without a blow.
  • It was thereupon destroyed by the Prussians; in spite of which, however, a long line of imposing ruins still remains.
  • The 16th the Prussians began hostilities, and on the 20th ly declared war.