Sentence Examples


  • The Romans profited by this inaction to push on the siegeworks, without provoking resistance by actual assaults until the very end.
  • This battle derives its name from a ruin on the northern bank of the river Tchernaya near its mouth, but it was fought some distance away, on a nameless ridge (styled Mount Inkerman after the event) between the Tchernaya and the Careenage Ravine, which latter marked the right of the siegeworks directed against Sevastopol itself.
 
 

Also Mentioned In