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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire - Page 463
by Edward Gibbon, William George Smith - 1857 - 677 pages
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The Westminster Review, Volume 156

1901
...actions of man were governed solely by his speculative belief. Yet their influence in every age has exalted the courage of the Saracens and Turks. The...or they were safe and invulnerable amidst the darts and spears of tho enemy. In the Tartar camp the soldier was held sacred from all servile labours, which...
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The signs of the times, as denoted by fulfilment of historical predictions

Alexander Keith - 1832
...in the most absolute sense, the tenets of fate and predestination. Their influence in every age has exalted the courage of the Saracens and Turks. The...and invulnerable amidst the darts of the enemy."* Such principles on such spirits, inflaming the wild Arabs, armed the woe with tenfold violence. Men...
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THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD

SAMUEL MONNUER - 1854
...the earth. The Koran inculcates, in the most absolute sense, the tenets of faith and predestination. The first companions of Mahomet advanced to battle with a fearless confidence, their leader having fully possessed their minds with the assurance that paradise awaited those who...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, with notes by ...

Edward Gibbon - 1855
...if the actions of man were governed by his speculative belief. Yet their influence in every age has exalted the courage of the Saracens and Turks. The...were safe and invulnerable amidst the darts of the enemy.127 Perhaps the Koreish would have been content with the flight of Mahomet, had they not been...
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The History of the World: Comprising a General History, Both ..., Volume 2

Samuel Maunder - World history - 1862
...the earth. The Koran inculcates, in the most absolute sense, the tenets of faith and predestination. The first companions of Mahomet advanced to battle with a fearless confidence, their leader having fully possessed their minds with the assurance that paradise awaited those who...
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History and revelation, the correspondence of the predictions of ..., Volume 1

1870
...if the actions of man were governed by his speculative belief. Yet their influence in every age has exalted the courage of the Saracens and Turks. The...safe and invulnerable amidst the darts of the enemy." " Wars against the Koreish — Battle of Beder — Battle of Ohud — Mahomet subdues the Jews of Arabia...
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History of the Saracen Empire

Caliphs - 1870 - 450 pages
...every age has exalted the courage of .ie Saracens and Turks. The first companions of Mahomet advanced battle with a fearless confidence : there is no danger where there is ) chance ; they were ordained to perish in their beds ; or they were & and invulnerable amidst the...
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An Exposition of the Prophecies of the Apocalypse

James De Pui - Bible - 1873 - 296 pages
...desire and hope. " The belief, also, in the tenets of fatalism and predestination, has in every age exalted the courage of the Saracens and Turks. The first companions of Mohammed advanced to battle with a fearless confidence; there is no danger where there is no chance...
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History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 5

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1875
...if the actions of man were governed by his speculative belief. Yet their influence in every age has exalted the courage of the Saracens and Turks. The...were safe and invulnerable amidst the darts of the enemy.127 Perhaps the Koreish would have been content with tho flight of Mahomet, had they not been...
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A History of the Empire and People of Turkey and the War in the East ...

R. A. Hammond - Russo-Turkish War, 1877-1878 - 1878 - 530 pages
...the earth. The Koran inculcates, in the most absolute sense, the tenets of faith and predestination. The first companions of Mahomet advanced to battle with a fearless confidence, their leader having fully possessed their minds with the assurance that paradise awaited those who...
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