But to forestall the French with his whole army was impossible.
His wild extravagance, however, forced his father to forestall his creditors by securing his detention in semi-exile in the country, where he wrote his earliest extant work, the Essai sur le despotisme.
still refused to grant; he therefore essayed diplomacy, not arms. Nevertheless, to forestall the rescue of the pope by Austrian troops, he sent, in August 1849, an army corps under Oudinot to Civita Vecchia.
determined to forestall the possible indignity of the The subordination of his family to an upstart dynasty.
The French remedy for an unsuccessful colony has always been to annex more territory, and forestall a possible rival.