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Ivan III

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Ivan III grand duke of Muscovy whose victories against the Tartars laid the basis for Russian unity (1440-1505)
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Usage

In literature:

A few years before, Zoe, the daughter of his brother Thomas, had married Ivan III of Russia.
"The Story of Mankind" by Hendrik van Loon
The following table represents the process of expansion from the time when Ivan III.
"Russia" by Donald Mackenzie Wallace
THE ILLUSTRIOUS IVAN III.
"The Empire of Russia" by John S. C. Abbott
The Throne of Ivan III.
"Arts and Crafts in the Middle Ages" by Julia De Wolf Addison
Kazan had expelled the nephew of the Khan of the Crimea whom Ivan III had appointed, and elected a Khan hostile to Russia.
"The Story of Russia" by R. Van Bergen
Political events had tended to concentrate absolute power in the hands of the Grand Princes of Moscow, beginning with Ivan III.
"A Survey of Russian Literature, with Selections" by Isabel Florence Hapgood
Then Ivan III succeeded in breaking the Tartar rule forever.
"Wealth of the World's Waste Places and Oceania" by Jewett Castello Gilson
Ivan III., great-grandson of Dmitri Donskoi, ascended the throne in 1462, nearly two centuries and a half after the Tartar invasion.
"Historic Tales, Vol. 8 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
BASIL III., IVANOVICH (1479-1533), tsar of Muscovy, son of Ivan III.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
From Ivan I. Kalita, we may, therefore, pass at once to Ivan III., surnamed the Great.
"Secret Diplomatic History of The Eighteenth Century" by Karl Marx
Ivan III, Grand Duke of Moscow, threw off the Mongol allegiance.
"A Short History of the World" by H. G. Wells
In the ever memorable reign of Ivan III.
"Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c." by Xavier Hommaire de Hell
Nearly all the remarkable Russian princes since Ivan III.
"Principles of Political Economy, Vol. II" by William Roscher
It is said to have been introduced under Ivan III.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 8" by Various
It was in the reign of Ivan III.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 1" by Various
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