The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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But those who conducted the impeachment acted with unwarrantable rancour;
the trial dragged on for seven years ( 1788-95) and, although Hastings was
finally acquitted, the expenses almost ruined him. Another imperial problem with
under the rule of Matthias I Corvinus, the son of Janos Hunyadi. But after the
death of Matthias, even Moravia, Silesia, and Hungary finally recognized
Wtadyslaw as their king (1491-92). The result of this dynastic union was the
creation of one ...
It seems that Kublai Khan was unwilling to let them go but finally granted
permission. Kublai Khan was then nearing his 80th year, and his death (and the
consequent change in regime) might well have been dangerous for a small
group of ...
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