Sentence Examples


  • The historians call this activity of the historical figures "the reaction."
  • The historians quite falsely represent Napoleon's faculties as having weakened in Moscow, and do so only because the results did not justify his actions.
  • This latter sense has been adapted and extended by modern historians concerned with the frontiers of the Roman Empire.
  • - Historians are agreed that Pericles was one of the most powerful personalities of ancient times, and generally allow him to have been a man of probity.
  • It is too much to call him "the first of German historians"; he is a forerunner of Gottfried Arnold, with more vigour and directness of purpose.