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How sad, then, that her writings make scant mention the other great thinkers of her age.

We do have the writings of Sextus Julius Frontinus—but what he wrote was a treatise on aqueducts.

The vast majority of the authors listed, however, have none of their writings preserved for us, or mere fragments at most.

Perhaps more enduring than her writings will be her role as the last public intellectual.

Neither Arabic or Swahili writings make note of Gedi, despite it being located 65 miles from the port city of Mombasa.

In discussing Duns Scotus, I have given less from his writings than has been my wont with other philosophers.

He was judge of the admiralty court of Pennsylvania; his writings abound with wit, humor and satire.

Much glamour has been cast upon the names of Solomon and David by their alleged writings.

Included was a twenty-page aside on the offending Bishop, revealing a startlingly thorough knowledge of his writings.

His horticultural writings were exceedingly beneficial, as well to the gardeners as farmers.


On this page you'll find 132 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to writings, such as: annals, chronicles, clippings, documents, excerpts, and extracts.

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