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" ... put all the inhabitants to the sword, without distinction of age or sex. The rest of the district submitted without further opposition.* On his second coming from Germany, Ella landed at Old Shoreham, with the reinforcements which effected the conquest... "
The Family Topographer: Being a Compendious Account of the Antient and ... - Page 196
by Samuel Tymms - 1832
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The Beauties of England and Wales: Or Delineations, Topographical ...

John Britton - Architecture - 1813
...assault; and Ella, in revenge for the obstinate defence of the inhabitants, ordered them all to be put to the sword, without distinction of age or sex. The rest of the district immediately submitted without farther opposition.* Ella now assumed the title of King of the South...
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An Historical, Topographical, and Descriptive View of the County ..., Volume 2

Eneas Mackenzie - Berwick-upon-Tweed (England) - 1825
...Benedict of Peterborough says, commanded by Earl Duncan, entered the town of Warkworth, burnt it, and put all the inhabitants to the sword, without distinction of age or sex : the soldiers broke open the church of St. Lawrence, in which, and in the house of the minister, they slew...
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Camden's Britannia epitomized and continued, Volume 1

Samuel Tymms - Counties - 1842
...into a country bravely defended by its inhabitants, he went home for fresh supplies, which in 478, arrived in such numbers as to induce him to undertake...given In Hay's Chichester ; on what authority does not appear. It seems not Improbable that he has transferred to this place an event (which belongs to...
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The Roman Empresses: Or, the History of the Lives and Secret ..., Volume 2

Jacques Roergas de Serviez - Emperors - 1899
...they yielded without attempting to defend themselves. Aurelian treated them with the utmost severity, put all the inhabitants to the sword without distinction of age or sex, and entirely demolished the town. This rigorous proceeding did not, however, prevent a new tyrant from...
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The Roman Empresses: Or, the History of the Lives and Secret ..., Volume 2

Jacques Roergas de Serviez - Emperors - 1899
...they yielded without attempting to defend themselves. Aurelian treated them with the utmost severity, put all the inhabitants to the sword without distinction of age or sex, and entirely demolished the town. This rigorous proceeding did not, however, prevent a new tyrant from...
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Gentleman's Magazine Library: Surrey. Sussex

England - 1900
...reinforcements, with which they took the city by assault, and, in revenge, ordered all the inhabitants to be put to the sword, without distinction of age or sex. The...landed at Old Shoreham, with the reinforcements which enabled him to accomplish the conquest of the province. AD 485, a hard battle was fought between Ella...
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Social and Religious History of the Jews - Late Middle Ages and Era of ...

Salo Wittmayer Baron - History - 1973 - 550 pages
...had for all Muslims, they not only sacked, burnt, and destroyed those settlements, but barbarously put all the inhabitants to the sword, without distinction of age or sex. Even nowadays, these islanders, who are half-breed Kaffirs and Arabs, preserve the memory of the great...
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Who Do We Think We Are?: Race and Nation in the Modern World

Philip Yale Nicholson - History - 1999
..."great terror" since they "not only sacked, burnt, and destroyed those settlements, but barbarously put all the inhabitants to the sword, without distinction of age or sex." 4 The Portuguese church had uneven results in its efforts to make new converts among its colonial subjects...
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Who Do We Think We Are?: Race and Nation in the Modern World

Philip Yale Nicholson - Political Science - 1999 - 233 pages
..."great terror" since they "not only sacked, burnt, and destroyed those settlements, but barbarously put all the inhabitants to the sword, without distinction of age or sex."4 The Portuguese church had uneven results in its efforts to make new converts among its colonial...
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