Sentence Examples

  • This was changed in consequence of the emancipation of the serfs.
  • Many thought the postponement of emancipation unwise.
  • The church also encouraged the emancipation of individual slaves and the redemption of captives.
  • The immediate emancipation of the slaves in the French colonies was decreed by the provisional government of 1848.
  • This fact, which threatened to give to Russia the whole prestige of the emancipation of Greece, spurred the other powers to further concessions.