Sentence Examples

  • The battle opened with a prolonged cannonade from the Spanish lines.
  • The battle began on both sides with a cannonade from several hundred guns.
  • Molart and Empser, drinking each other's health in the midst of the cannonade, were killed by the same shot.
  • Napoleon, then standing near the Gustavus Adolphus monument on the field of Liitzen, heard the roar of a heavy cannonade to his right rear.
  • Each army had with it about 100 guns; and, during a heavy cannonade, Wellington on the 10th of November 1813 attacked this extended Passage of position of 16 m.

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