And the awakening of China had given its vast population not merely free and unlimited access to the means of toil, but access to the highest and most scientific machine-means of toil.
For many centuries China's population had been constant.
He becomes a pauper, and pauperism develops more rapidly than population
It is to the looseness of the marriage tie that the late rapid decrease of the population of the Sandwich Islands and of Tahiti is in part to be ascribed.
The late festival had drawn together, as I had every reason to believe, the whole population of the vale, and consequently I was enabled to make some estimate with regard to its numbers.
The additions to the population
of the township had created fresh wants, hitherto unknown among these dwellers in poverty.
Possibly the checks they had devised for the increase of population
had succeeded too well, and their numbers had rather diminished than kept stationary.
The result is massacre; not, however, without its advantages, as it eliminates the more brutal and troublesome of the Isosceles; and by many of our Circles the destructiveness of the Thinner Sex is regarded as one among many providential arrangements for suppressing redundant population
, and nipping Revolution in the bud.
But British India, properly so called, only embraces seven hundred thousand square miles, and a population
of from one hundred to one hundred and ten millions of inhabitants.
In this manner was the whole male part of the population
of the District of Minas put on board the five transports, stationed in the river Gaspereaux, each vessel being guarded by six non-commissioned officers, and eighty privates.
You could not live among such people; you are stifled for want of an outlet toward something beautiful, great, or noble; you are irritated with these dull men and women, as a kind of population
out of keeping with the earth on which they live,--with this rich plain where the great river flows forever onward, and links the small pulse of the old English town with the beatings of the world's mighty heart.
In one quarter, palaces of marble, laced and, crowned with light and flame and flowers, towered up into her marvellous twilights beautiful, beyond description; in another, a black and sinister polyglot population
sweltered in indescribable congestion in warrens, and excavations beyond the power and knowledge of government.