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A History of the Ancient World: From the Earliest Records to the ..., Zväzok 2
Úplné zobrazenie - 1873
A History of the Ancient World: From the Earliest Records to the ..., Zväzok 3
Úplné zobrazenie - 1873
already ancient appears army Asia Assyrian Athenians Athens Babylon became beginning Book brought called captives Chaldæan character chief civilization colonies common conquest course Cyrus Darius death described Dynasty earliest early earth east Egypt Egyptian empire established Exodus fact father feet followed force former give given Greece Greek hand Herodotus important inscriptions interesting island Israel Italy Judah king kingdom known land language later marched marked mention monarchy monuments nature northern numbers original passed period Persian person plain political position possession present preserved priests probably prophet proved pyramid race received records reign relations remains represented river ruins sacred Scripture seems seen shores side story successful temple tradition tribes true valley western whole
Strana 426 - Persians' grave, I could not deem myself a slave. A king sate on the rocky brow Which looks o'er sea-born Salamis; And ships by thousands lay below, And men in nations; — all were his! He counted them at break of day, And when the sun set, where were they?
Strana 232 - Thus saith the LORD of hosts; The broad walls of Babylon shall be utterly broken, and her high gates shall be burned with fire; and the people shall labour in vain, and the folk in the fire, and they shall be weary.
Strana 166 - In those days there was no king in Israel, but every man did that which was right in his own eyes.
Strana 343 - Look once more ere we leave this specular mount Westward, much nearer by south-west, behold Where on the ^Egean shore a city stands Built nobly, pure the air, and light the soil ; Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts And eloquence...
Strana 146 - But as for you, ye thought evil against me, but God meant it unto good, as it is this day, to save much people alive.
Strana 301 - The immortal mind that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshly nook : And of those...
Strana 492 - Satan except, none higher sat, with grave Aspect he rose, and in his rising seemed A pillar of state; deep on his front engraven Deliberation sat and public care; And princely counsel in his face yet shone, Majestic though in ruin: sage he stood, With Atlantean shoulders fit to bear The weight of mightiest monarchies; his look Drew audience and attention still as night Or summer's noontide air...
Strana 380 - The sun, the soil, but not the slave, the same; Unchanged in all except its foreign lord— Preserves alike its bounds and boundless fame The battle-field, where Persia's victim horde First bow'd beneath the brunt of Hellas...
Strana 230 - All this came upon the king Nebuchadnezzar. At the end of twelve months he walked in the palace of the kingdom of Babylon. The king spake, and said, Is not this great Babylon, that I have built for the house of the kingdom by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty...