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" French drum were then heard, and in another instant, the head of a noble column was at the long narrow bridge. A drummer and an officer in a splendid uniform leaped forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries. The depth of the ravine at... "
History of the War in the Peninsula and in the South of France: From the ... - Page 289
by Sir William Francis Patrick Napier - 1840
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History of the War in the Peninsula and in the South of France ..., Volume 3

William Francis Patrick Napier - Peninsular War, 1807-1814 - 1833
...bands, showed that the river was impassable. The monotonous tones of a French drum were then heard. The next instant, the head of a noble column darkened...drummer and an officer in a splendid uniform, leaped forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries. The depth of the ravine at first deceived...
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The United Service Journal and Naval and Military Magazine, Part 2

English periodicals - 1831
...monotonous tones of a French drum were then heard, and in another instant, the head of a noble column was at the long narrow bridge. A drummer and an officer in a splendid uniform, leaped forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries. The depth of the ravine at first deceived...
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The United Service Magazine: With which are Incorporated the Army ..., Part 2

Military art and science - 1831
...monotonous tones of a French drum were then heard, and in another instant, the head of a noble column was at the long narrow bridge. A drummer and an officer in a splendid uniform, leaped forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries. The depth of the ravine at first deceived...
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The Literary Gazette: A Weekly Journal of Literature, Science, and the Fine Arts

William Jerdan, William Ring Workman, John Morley, Frederick Arnold, Charles Wycliffe Goodwin - 1831
...monotonous tones of a French drum wero then heard ; and in another instant the head of a noble column was at the long narrow bridge. A drummer and an officer in a splendid uniform leaped forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries. The depth of the ravine at first deceived...
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The Monthly Review

Books - 1831
...tones of a French drum were then heard, and, in another instant, the head of a noble column was at the long narrow bridge. A drummer, and an officer in a splendid uniform, leapud forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries. The depth of the ravine at first...
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The Tourist: A Literary and Anti-slavery Journal

Slavery - 1833
...was at the long narrow bridge. A drummer and an officer in splendid uniform leaped forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries : the depth of the ravine at first deceived the soldiers' aim, and two-thirds of the passage were won ere an English shot had brought down an enemy;...
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Memoirs of lieutenant-general sir Thomas Picton, including his correspondence

Heaton Bowstead Robinson - 1835
...hostile bands showed the river was impassable. The monotonous tones of a French drum were then heard: the next instant, the head of a noble column darkened...drummer, and an officer in a splendid uniform, leaped forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries. " The depth of the ravine at first deceived...
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Memoirs of a sergeant, late in the forty-third light infantry regiment ...

Memoirs - 1835
...at the long narrow bridge. A drummer, and an officer in splendid uniform, leaped forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries. The depth of the ravine at first deceived the soldier's aim on our side, and two-thirds of the passage were won before an English shot had brought...
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Memoirs of Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton, G.B.C. &c. Including His ...

Heaton Bowstead Robinson - 1836
...hostile bands showed the river was impassable. The monotonous tones of a French drum were then heard ; the next instant, the head of a noble column darkened...drummer, and an officer in a splendid uniform, leaped forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries. " The depth of the ravine at first deceived...
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Hints to a soldier on service, Volume 1

1845
...occurrence took place : — " A drummer, and an officer, in a splendid uniform, leaped forward together, and the whole rushed on with loud cries. The depth of the ravine at first deceived the soldiers' aim, and two-thirds of the passage was won ere an English shot had brought down an enemy...
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