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WITH AN ACCOUNT OF
THE DECLINE AND FALL
ROMAN EMPIRE :
A VIEW OF THE PROGRESS OF SOCIETY, FROM THE RISE
OF THE MODERN KINGDOMS, TO THE PEACE
OF PARIS, IN 1763.
IN A SERIES OF LETTERS
BY WILLIAM RUSSELL, L. L. D.
SECOND AMERICAN EDITION, CAREFULLY CORRECTED,
Br John BIOREN,
TABLE OF CONTENTS
1575 The king of Navarre places himself at the head of the Pro-
testants - - - - - - ibid.
1577 Are threatened by the famous Catholic League, which is
headed by the Duke of Guise - - ibid.
- - ibid.
nish yoke; and William prince of Orange, by forming
the revolted towns into a league, lays the foundation of
the republic of the United Provinces