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As his corse to the rampart we hurried;.
Here the sheer wall of the rampart was broken.
The bulk of the rampart holds her in its breadth.
I was Toria standing on the rampart, watching the sun.
Then I turned to see how much of our rampart remained.
Yes, an iron rampart, he repeated, relishing his phrase.
The barricade was the rampart, the wine-shop was the dungeon.

The citadel rose on a peak on the southwest angle of the rampart.
It looked like a great rampart or sea-wall whose foundations had.
There you have it! I knelt and began tracing on the rampart floor with.
Rampart: A low outer wall of earth, around a fort as a defense; a fortification.
This they guided up the wall and across the rampart where the Drystyx Monks stood.
Ahead of them lay a range of low hills, sweeping in an unbroken rampart from east to west.
Across the mouth of the pass, from cliff to cliff, the Dark Lord had built a rampart of stone.
Johnston did stand like an iron rampart in the mountains above Dalton, one hundred miles away.
He climbed the crumbling slope of the rampart, and, putting aside the bushes, looked upon the harbour.
The rampart behind the hotel remains, though many of its embrasures along the top have been shattered.
He led her to the southwestern wall, and without difficulty found a stone stair that mounted the rampart.
When Bossuet and Courfeyrac turned round, half the street was already barred with a rampart higher than a man.
But at dawn he had not reached the hills; they were a long, low, blue rampart stretching along the horizon ahead of him.
Then standing up to dry himself, the wind quickened and thrust him legs and arms ‘aflailing back over the rampart edge.
In another moment I had scrambled up the earthen rampart and stood upon its crest, and the interior of the redoubt was below me.
Her husband, Thomas, glanced over the rampart of The Wall Street Journa4 saw nothing to fasten his regard, and sank back in place.
Over the wall and into the north was a rampart built to hold back Saxon incursions, as if such men could be stopped by mounds of earth.
The sun was high above the eastern horizon when they stood before the great gate in the northern wall, in the shadow of the lofty rampart.
The avalanche of water had rushed back from its devastatingly bruising brush with the mountain rampart almost as urgently as it had rushed forward.
The scout repeated the call, and in a few moments, Duncan saw the figure of Uncas stealing cautiously along the rampart, to the spot where they stood.
You ladies need have no alarm about the proximity of the Yankees, for General Johnston and his army stands there in the mountains like an iron rampart.
The smoke did not hang low as on the day when Pierre had been taken from the guardhouse on the Zubovski rampart, but rose through the pure air in columns.
The smoke did not hang low as on the day when Pierre had been taken from the guardhouse on the Zúbovski rampart, but rose through the pure air in columns.
Just then a figure was seen to approach the edge of the rampart, where it stood, apparently contemplating in its turn the distant tents of the French encampment.
When they had all been brought for the night to a large house on the Zubov Rampart that was being used as a guardhouse, Pierre was placed apart under strict guard.
Heyward withdrew to the rampart, too uneasy and too little accustomed to the warfare of the woods to remain at ease under the possibility of such insidious attacks.
When they had all been brought for the night to a large house on the Zúbov Rampart that was being used as a guardhouse, Pierre was placed apart under strict guard.
Just beyond the last ford the woods ended abruptly and a gentle grassy slope led to the foot of the San Juan ridge, which is like a huge rampart thrown up to defend Santiago.
The Lord Aten, closing out a most taxing day for those who were merely human, peered back as he slipped below his western rampart, upon a much fuller and happier group than he had risen upon.
The hard clay of the hill had made revetments unnecessary, but the perpendicular trenches, backed by a second rampart before the fort, had impeded their retreat and caused the only serious loss from our fire.
The Palikares had remained on the shore of the lake, ready to cover our retreat; they were kneeling on the lowest of the marble steps, and in that manner intended making a rampart of the three others, in case of pursuit.
Strange to say very little of the latter could actually be seen, a few eagles and hawks overhead mainly following the uplift at the rampart edge, no rabits appeared in the grass clumps, the landscape seemed totally deserted.
It was the twelfth to hold its ground against the corps of the Prince of Hesse, behind the old rampart of Andernach, and only rejoined the main body of the army when the enemy's cannon had opened a breach from the cord of the parapet to the foot of the glacis.

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