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" Romans were pressed by a victorious enemy, they gradually, and unskilfully, retired towards the Chersonesus of Thrace; and that narrow peninsula, the last extremity of the land, was marked by their third, and irreparable, defeat. By the destruction of... "
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire - Page 255
by Edward Gibbon, William George Smith - 1857 - 677 pages
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A Dissertation on the Prophecies, that Have Been Fulfilled, are ..., Volume 1

George Stanley Faber - Bible - 1808
...three successive engagements ; and the progress of Attila may be traced by the fields of battle — From the Hellespont to Thermopylae and the suburbs...without mercy, the provinces of Thrace and Macedonia. Heraclea and Hadrianople might perhaps escape this dreadful irruption of the Huns ; but words, the...
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A dissertation on the prophecies, that have been fulfilled, are ..., Volumes 1-2

George Stanley Faber - History - 1808
...three successive engagements ; and the progress of Attila may be traced by the fields of battle — From the Hellespont to Thermopylae and the suburbs...without mercy, the provinces of Thrace and Macedonia. Heraclea and Hadrianople might perhaps escape this dreadful irruption rif the •Huns ; but words,...
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A Dissertation on the Seals and Trumpets of the Apocalypse: And the ...

William Cuninghame - Bible - 1817 - 359 pages
...walls of Marcianopolis, were " fought in the extensive plains between the Danube " and Mount Ha3mus. As the Romans were pressed " by a victorious enemy, they gradually and unskil" fully retired toward the Chersonesus of Thrace ; " and that narrow peninsula, the last extremity...
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Gibbon's History of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, repr ..., Volume 3

Edward Gibbon - 1826
...the walls of Marcianapolis, were fought in the extensive plains between the Danube and Mount Haemus. As the Romans were pressed by a victorious enemy,...without mercy, the provinces of Thrace and Macedonia. Heraclea and Hadrianople might, perhaps, escape this dreadful irruption of the Huns; but the words,...
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The theory of prophecy: as it respects more particularly civil ...

Alfred Addis - Prophecy - 1830 - 456 pages
...the Hadriatic, was at once invaded, and occupied, and desolated, by the myriads of his Barbarians. From the Hellespont to Thermopylae and the suburbs...without mercy, the provinces of Thrace and Macedonia ; and seventy cities were totally extirpated and erased. And such was the concomitant of the second...
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A dissertation on the seals and trumpets of the Apocalypse: and the ...

William Cuninghame - 1832 - 523 pages
...the walls of Marcianopolis, were fought in the extensive plains between the Danube and Mount Hasmus. As the Romans were pressed by a victorious enemy,...without mercy the provinces of Thrace and Macedonia. Heraclea and Hadrianople might perhaps escape this dreadful irruption of the Huns; but the words the...
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The signs of the times, as denoted by fulfilment of historical predictions

Alexander Keith - 1832
...in three successive engagement* ; and the progress of Attila may be traced by the fields of battle. From the Hellespont to Thermopylae, and the suburbs...•without mercy, the provinces of Thrace and Macedonia. Heraclea and Hadriauople might perhaps escape this dreadful irruption of the HUP.S; but :he words,...
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The Signs of the Times: As Denoted by the Fulfilment of Historical ..., Volume 1

Alexander Keith - Bible - 1832
...in three successive engagements ; and the progress of Attila may be traced by the fields of battle. From the Hellespont to Thermopylae, and the suburbs...without mercy, the provinces of Thrace and Macedonia. Heraclea and Hadrianople might perhaps escape this dreadful irruption of the Huns ; but the words,...
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An Historical Exposition of the Prophecies of the Revelation of St. John ...

Matthew Habershon - Bible - 1841 - 312 pages
...in three successive engagements : and the progress of Attila may be traced by the fields of battle. From the Hellespont to Thermopylae, and the suburbs...without mercy, the provinces of Thrace and Macedonia. Heraclea and Hadrianople might, perhaps, escape this dreadful eruption of the Huns : but words expressive...
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An historical exposition of the prophecies of the Revelation of St. John ...

Matthew Habershon - History - 1841 - 312 pages
...in three successive engagements : and the progress of Attila may be traced by the fields of battle. From the Hellespont to Thermopylae, and the suburbs...without mercy, the provinces of Thrace and Macedonia. Heraclea and Hadrianople might, perhaps, escape this dreadful eruption of the Huns: but words expressive...
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