Usage examples for pacification

  1. Now there has been a second struggle and a pacification if not a victory. – Impressions of South Africa by James Bryce
  2. That you cannot do, replied the Prince, for you have broken the Pacification all to pieces. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  3. By virtue of the pacification putting an end to the late religious wars, Kassa fell within the jurisdiction of George Rakoczy, Prince of Transylvania, whose Suzerain was the Turkish Sultan. – Pretty Michal by Mór Jókai
  4. As soon as Caxias had finished the pacification of Minas, he was ordered south. – The South American Republics Part I of II by Thomas C. Dawson
  5. Though not the nominal Premier, he was the real head of its ministry during the war with this country, and in the times which preceded and followed the overthrow of Bonaparte, and bore a leading share in the subsequent despotic transactions which assumed the soft name of " the pacification of Europe." – Sketches of Reforms and Reformers, of Great Britain and Ireland by Henry B. Stanton
  6. For some time past he had fully understood his royal mission, his power, his resources, and the obstacles which his mother opposed to the pacification of the kingdom; but alas! – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac
  7. Defoe was not content with the Review as a literary instrument of pacification. – Daniel Defoe by William Minto
  8. I can not in this connection refrain from mentioning the valuable services of Colonel Thomas L. Kane, who, from motives of pure benevolence and without any official character or pecuniary compensation, visited Utah during the last inclement winter for the purpose of contributing to the pacification of the Territory. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  9. He said to Mr Jay, that the King had directed him to convey his thanks to Congress for those marks of their friendly disposition, and gave the strongest assurances, that his Majesty would never consent to a pacification, which did not include the interests of America, declaring at the same time, that the negotiations for peace were more remote than ever, although, as he observed, the King had been offered all he could desire from England, in order to induce him to a separate peace. – The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX by Various
  10. If the first races have not been able to make a pacification between the conscience and the convenience, their descendants come generally to submit to the violence of the laws, without violence to their minds. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VI. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  11. What a brilliant refutation of all charges it will be in the world's eyes to point to the youngest son, who atoned for the crime of his two elder brothers by joining the party that summoned a mighty power to the pacification of his misguided country! –  by
  12. I see in these propositions anything but true measures of pacification. – Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1 by George Boutwell
  13. As a statesman he had failed to accomplish that union of the Netherlands, north and south, which at one triumphant moment had seemed to be well- nigh realised by the Pacification of Ghent. – History of Holland by George Edmundson
  14. During this respite, Argistis hastened to complete the pacification of Bustus, Parsua, and the small portion of Man which had not been reduced to subjection by Menuas. – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 7 (of 12) by G. Maspero
  15. Yes, and the pacification of Miss Lovejoy. – Janet's Love and Service by Margaret M Robertson
  16. The permanent pacification of the Southern section of the Union and the complete protection of all its citizens in the free enjoyment of all their rights is a duty to which the Republican party stands sacredly pledged. – The Negro and the elective franchise. A Series Of Papers And A Sermon (The American Negro Academy. Occasional Papers, No. 11.) by Archibald H. Grimké, Charles C. Cook, John Hope, John L. Love, Kelly Miller, and Rev. Frank J. Grimké
  17. Some time after the pacification of La Vendee a rebellious disposition manifested itself at Tours amongst the soldiers of a regiment stationed there. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  18. The relations of Cuba to the United States, the Spanish commercial restrictions which placed Cuba at the mercy of Spanish monopolists, and the character of the Spanish rule, pointed to the conclusion that if Spain should not voluntarily grant reforms and guarantee pacification of the island, the United States might be compelled, especially for future security, temporarily to occupy it and assist in the organization of a liberal government based upon modern views. – Cuba, Old and New by Albert Gardner Robinson
  19. Pacification had been the fruit borne by the tree, and it should not have been recklessly hewed down and cast into the fire. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis