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  • The Scots were surprised in their bivouacs, but quickly formed up, and at first repulsed both the horse and the foot.
  • Scale, i:170,000 The attack of the allies was begun by the first three columns, which moved down from their bivouacs behind the Pratzen plateau before dawn on the 2nd, towards Telnitz and Sokolnitz.
  • And X., which had been so heavily engaged on the 16th, still in their bivouacs preparing to move.
  • The wet state of the ground (largely composed of corn-fields) and the scattered bivouacs of the French army prevented the attack from being made at 6 A.M.
  • Pushing on through the night, they drove the French out of seven successive bivouacs and at length drove them over the Sambre.
 

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