- Le·o·pold von [ley-aw-pawlt fuh n] /ˈleɪ ɔˌpɔlt fən/, 1795–1886, German historian.
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At least Ranke asserts that this is the case with the 500,000 of Fran.The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)
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These Mr. Ranke found by accident in a bundle of old papers.
She won the friendship of such men as Ranke and Prince Puckler.Women of the Teutonic Nations
Ranke, in his "Elements of Physiology," makes it thirty-five a minute.Women Wage-Earners
Hirsch, Siegfried, born in 1816, studied history under the celebrated historian Ranke.Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ
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