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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By March 8 the majority against him was one vote, and on March 25 Parliament
was dissolved. No 18th-century government lost a general election, and Pitt's
success in 1784 was never a matter of doubt. The "influence of the Crown"
By the constitution Admonet nos (March 29, 1567), he forbade the reinvestiture of
fiefs — those landed estates held under feudal tenure that were intended to
revert to the Holy See — and bound the cardinals by oath to observe it. In March
Unrest increased, and when Beresford himself went to Brazil (March 1820) to
press John to return, a constitutionalist revolution began in Porto (Aug. 24, 1820),
spread over the country, and led to the formation of a junta in Lisbon (October 4).
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