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  • He maintained order, and put a term to the aggressions of the Indians. Cited from Nation in a Nutshell, by George Makepeace Towle
  • War can come only by the wilful acts and aggressions of others. Cited from President Wilson's Addresses, by Woodrow Wilson
  • They were brought into being by the necessity of resisting the aggressions of the others. Cited from The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Vol. I, by Ambrose Bierce
  • But what now remains of those barriers which formerly arrested the aggressions of tyranny? Cited from American Institutions, by Alexis de Tocqueville
  • The constant aggressions of Bonaparte and his dominating tone made friendly relations impossible. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, Vol X, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • The aggressions of the parent state compelled them to assert their independence. Cited from The Great Speeches and Orations of Daniel Webster
  • It is clear also that a barrier was erected against the aggressions of Austria. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume VIII, by John Lord
  • They asked a man by the name of Draco to provide them with a set of laws that would protect the poor against the aggressions of the rich. Cited from The Story of Mankind, by Hendrik van Loon
  • Additional strength was undoubtedly given to this course of reasoning by the aggressions of France on the United States. Cited from The Life of George Washington, Vol. 5 (of 5), by John Marshall
  • There were other motives which lay behind these piratical aggressions of the French and English in Spanish America. Cited from Buccaneers in the West Indies in the XVII Century, Clarence Henry Haring
  • This action, with the later aggressions of other European powers, roused an intensely bitter feeling among large numbers of the Chinese. Cited from The Leading Facts of English History, by D.H. Montgomery
  • A coalition of the States of Europe was formed against the aggressions of Louis XIV. Cited from The War and Democracy, by Seton-Watson, Wilson, Zimmern and Greenwood
  • I hope no one will assume that I would invite -- that is the phrase which has been used -- the aggressions of Russia. Cited from Speeches on Public Policy, V1, by John Bright
  • She enlarged upon previous aggressions of his, and said finally that they had to thank Mr. Ferris for his acquaintance. Cited from A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories, by William D. Howells
  • The materials depicts how the nation took modernization policies and coped with aggressions of Western powers.
  • But the little state has had to fight for its life against the aggressions of its western rival Bornu and its eastern neighbor Darfur. Cited from Influences of Geographic Environment, by Ellen Churchill Semple
  • For the first time, a German national irritation at the aggressions of the papacy began to be distinctly felt. Cited from The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume VI., by Various
  • In vain did bitter complaints arise of the aggressions of the officers of Philip. Cited from The History of England, by T.F. Tout
  • These were occupied by troops of natives, who continually resisted the aggressions of the invader, always anxious to add to his territory. Cited from An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800, by Cusack
  • The nation's fairest period coincided with the French Revolution and the aggressions of the Empire. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 9, No. 56, June, 1862, by Various
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