Sentence Examples

  • That redoubt was quite senseless in front of the position where the battle was accepted.
  • Pierre noticed that after every ball that hit the redoubt, and after every loss, the liveliness increased more and more.
  • Having inspected the country opposite the Shevardino Redoubt, Napoleon pondered a little in silence and then indicated the spots where two batteries should be set up by the morrow to act against the Russian entrenchments, and the places where, in line with them, the field artillery should be placed.
  • Napoleon with his suite rode up to the Shevardino Redoubt where he dismounted.
  • The great redoubt held out well, by my pipe! continued the Frenchman.