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Evil Days: Thirty Years of War and Famine in Ethiopia - Page 21
by Alexander De Waal - 1991 - 386 pages
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The New Englander, Volumes 19-20

Criticism - 1861
...them come with an army of superior strength against the long lived Ethiopians — till then, let them thank the gods that they have not put it into the...Ethiops to covet countries which do not belong to them." Such were the Ethiopians 2400 years ago — -tall, noble, independent, resolute, wealthy, powerful,...
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The fall of Crœsus

William Adams - 1846
...those luxuries which we enjoy, they will never be persuaded to relinquish them again. I, for my part, thank the gods that they have not put it into the heart of the Persians to invade Lydia." The advice was disregarded at the time, but remembered afterwards, when...
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The History of Herodotus

Herodotus - Greece - 1858
...army of superior strength against the longlived Ethiopians — till then, let them thank the gods to that they have not put it into the heart of the sons...Ethiops to covet countries which do not belong to them." 22. So speaking, he unstrung the bow, and gave it into the hands of the messengers. Then, taking...
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The history of Herodotus: A new English version, ed. with copious ..., Volume 2

Herodotus - Greece - 1859
...them come with an army of superior strength against the long-lived Ethiopians — till then, let them thank the gods'* that they have not put it into the...Ethiops to covet countries which do not belong to them.' " 22. So speaking, he unstrung the bow, and gave it into the hands of the messengers. Then,...
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The Pathfinder, a journal of independent religious reform, conducted by P.W ...

Philip William Perfitt - 1859
...them come with an army of " superior strength against the long-lived Ethiopians — till then let them thank the "gods that they have not put it into the...Ethiops to covet "countries which do not belong to them." Such was the proud answer of men who were strong in their sense of right, and confident that...
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Early Egyptian history, for the young, by the author of 'Sidney Grey' and ...

Annie Keary - 1861
...long-lived Ethiopians. Till then, let them thank the gods that they have not put it into the hearts of the sons of the Ethiops to covet countries which do not belong to them." ' So speaking, he unstrung the bow, and gave it into the hands of the messengers. "Then, taking...
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Early Egyptian History for the Young: With Descriptions of the Tombs and ...

Annie Keary, Eliza Keary - Egypt - 1861 - 434 pages
...long-lived Ethiopians. Till then, let them thank the gods that they have not put it into the hearts of the sons of the Ethiops to covet countries which do not belong to them." ' So speaking, he unstrung the bow, and gave it into the hands of the messengers. "Then, taking...
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The History of Herodotus: A New English Version, Ed. with Copious ..., Volume 2

Herodotus - Greece - 1862
...strength against the longlived Ethiopians — till then, let him thank the gods,7 that they Ьате not put it into the heart of the sons of the Ethiops to covet countries which do not belong to them.' " 22. So speaking, he unstrung the bow, and gave it into the hands of the messengers. Then,...
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The National Preacher, Volumes 37-38

Religion - 1863
...them come with an army of superior strength against the long-lived Ethiopians. Till then, let them thank the gods that they have not put it into the...Ethiops to covet countries which do not belong to them."1 This language has the clear ring of a powerful and energetic humanity. Herodotus speaks of...
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The History of Herodotus: A New English Version, Ed. with Copious ..., Volume 2

Herodotus - Greece - 1866
...army of superior strength against the long-lived Ethiopians — till then, let them thank the gods6* that they have not put it into the heart of the sons...Ethiops to covet countries which do not belong to them.' " 22. So speaking, he unstrung the bow, and gave it into the hands of the messengers. Then,...
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