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The Mogul army was dissolved in a vast and populous country ; and their
emperors adopted with pleasure a political system which gives to the prince the
solid substance of despotism , and leaves to the subject the empty names of
... single instance , a period of nine reigns , and two hundred and sixty - five years
, is occupied from the elevation of Othman to the death of Soliman , by a rare
series of warlike and active princes , who impressed their subjects with
All his subjects invited to embrace it , ii . 436. Mysteries of , ii . 450. Propagated by
Constantine's conversion , ii . 454. Finally established under Joviani , iii . 16.
Assisted by the inquisition into magic under Valentinian I. , iii . 31 , note M.
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Band 1
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - 1995