The chronological and institutional grids finally intersect in Mendels' brief accounts of the Great Revolt
and the Bar Kokhba rebellion.
What happened these past days in Bolivia was a great revolt
by those who have been oppressed for more than 500 years.
The al-Aqsa Intifada therefore resembles not only the intifada of 1987 , but the Great Revolt
Sipping my bitter coffee, I browse through the yellowing pages of a book about the great revolt
and the siege of Cuzco by Manco Inca, the brave young prince who was the son of Mama Runtu and Huayna Capac, twelfth monarch in the royal line that began with the founding of that great empire.
Never was factionalism among the Jews more intense than during the great revolt
against Rome, which began in 66 G.
1381: The Great Revolt
was triggered by a shilling poll tax.
Among officers there is great revolt
and resentment against the deception and dishonesty involved .
It is Masada National Park, near the western edges of the Dead Sea, where, during the great revolt
of Israel against Rome in the first century A.
A lone piper played a lament for the fallen as Scots remembered the heroes of their last great revolt
The elder Roumi migrated to Lebanon in 1936, the year that Palestine's Great Revolt
against the British Mandate commenced.
The half shekel coin was first minted during the Great Revolt
against the Romans.
I have just spent a few days in Birmingham and Montgomery, Alabama, in order to better understand the parallels between the epic movement for civil rights in the United States that peaked half a century ago and the two great revolts
that define the Arab world today -- the Palestinian people's resistance against Israeli racism and colonialism, and Arab citizen uprisings against their oppressive governments.
It remains impossible to tell whether the Berber tribes were already Islamized, let alone Ibadi, in the great revolts
of the 740s.