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By Mark Twain

While Connecticut mechanic and foreman Hank Morgan is knocked subconscious, he wakes to not the usual scenes of nineteenth-century the USA yet to the bewildering attractions and sounds of sixth-century Camelot. even if harassed at the start and quick imprisoned, he quickly realises that his wisdom of the longer term can rework his destiny. accurately predicting a sunlight eclipse from within his criminal cellphone, Morgan terrifies the folks of britain into liberating him and speedily establishes himself because the strongest magician within the land, more desirable than Merlin and tremendously favorite through Arthur himself. however the Connecticut Yankee needs for greater than easily a spot on the around desk. quickly, he starts off a much higher fight: to deliver American democratic beliefs to previous England. advanced and engaging, A Connecticut Yankee is a darkly comedian attention of the character of human nature

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242 At least references to these early languages are, so far as it has been possible to ascertain, lacking in thc sources. It is true, however, that in the easternmost parts of Anatolia, Armenian, Syriac, Kurdish, Georgian, Arabic, and possibly Lazic not only survived but were spoken by the overwhelming majority. Political factors in the Byzantine period contributed to the victory of the empire’s language. , XLVI (1gz6), 12. , VII ( x g q ) , 352. , VII, xxx. , XXXI (191I), I 63. He also supposes that the Phrygians ofGalatia had been completely Hellenized by the third century, for no Phrygian inscriptions have been found in Galatia.

XLVI (1gz6), 12. , VII ( x g q ) , 352. , VII, xxx. , XXXI (191I), I 63. He also supposes that the Phrygians ofGalatia had been completely Hellenized by the third century, for no Phrygian inscriptions have been found in Galatia. , VII, xiv, and in Anatolian Studies Presented to Sir William Mitchell Ramsay, p. 76, n. 4, he speaks of a fourth-century inscription from Phrygia, in Greek, which mentions the word Phrygia. R e postulates that this usage is indicative of the fact that the inhabitants of the area still felt themselves to be Phrygian.

Cedrenus, 11, 4 6 4 Aristakes, pp. 32-38. Grousset, Armenie, p. 580. Dolger, Regestert, I,, no. 873. la* Grousset, Armenie, p. 581. Cedrenus, 11, 557-559. Honigmann, Oslgrenze, pp. 168, 175. Matthew of Edessa, p. 78. ”’ 54 I EVE OF THE TURKISH CONQUEST Finally in 1064 Gagik-Abas of Kars received lands in Tzamandus, Larissa, Amaseia, and C ~ r n a n a Though . ~ ~ ~ large-scale emigrations are specifically mentioned in only two instances, it must be assumed that all these princes and nobles were accompanied by considerable numbers of followers.

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