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1  Suddenly there was a great wind.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER V
2  Even if it were a great deal of trouble.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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3  Berg always spoke quietly, politely, and with great precision.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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4  Yes, my dear, this is a great loss for us all, not to speak of you.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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5  Pierre spoke little but examined the new faces, and ate a great deal.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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6  With great difficulty he managed to get to his horse, and shouting continually he moved on.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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7  At that moment the great clock struck two and another with a shrill tone joined in from the drawing room.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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8  "Yes," said Rostov as if it cost him a great deal to utter the word; and he sat down at the nearest table.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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9  The people only gave him power that he might rid them of the Bourbons and because they saw that he was a great man.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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10  I will confess to you, dear Mary, that in spite of his extreme youth his departure for the army was a great grief to me.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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11  Of the behavior of the eldest princess and Prince Vasili she spoke disapprovingly, but in whispers and as a great secret.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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12  Near Hetzelsdorf Prince Andrew struck the high road along which the Russian army was moving with great haste and in the greatest disorder.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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13  "Ah, madam, it is a great sacrament," replied the priest, passing his hand over the thin grizzled strands of hair combed back across his bald head.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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14  What the diplomatic matter might be he did not care, but it gave him great pleasure to prepare a circular, memorandum, or report, skillfully, pointedly, and elegantly.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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15  "Yes, if having obtained power, without availing himself of it to commit murder he had restored it to the rightful king, I should have called him a great man," remarked the vicomte.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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16  One must admit," continued Prince Andrew, "that Napoleon as a man was great on the bridge of Arcola, and in the hospital at Jaffa where he gave his hand to the plague-stricken; but.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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17  He says the count was the last representative but one of the great century, and that it is his own turn now, but that he will do all he can to let his turn come as late as possible.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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18  "I am quite of your opinion," replied Nicholas, flaming up, turning his plate round and moving his wineglasses about with as much decision and desperation as though he were at that moment facing some great danger.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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19  Some, a minority, acknowledged him to be different from themselves and from everyone else, expected great things of him, listened to him, admired, and imitated him, and with them Prince Andrew was natural and pleasant.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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20  If he reached Znaim before the French, there would be great hope of saving the army; to let the French forestall him at Znaim meant the exposure of his whole army to a disgrace such as that of Ulm, or to utter destruction.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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