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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  In the forest it was almost hot, no wind could be felt.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 6: CHAPTER I
3  There was no wind, and the men choked in that motionless atmosphere.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 10: CHAPTER V
4  The cold wind flapped the ends of her kerchief and her loose locks of gray hair.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 4: CHAPTER VIII
5  Tattered, blue-purple clouds, reddening in the east, were scudding before the wind.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 9: CHAPTER XIV
6  The French were putting out the fire which the wind was spreading, and thus gave us time to retreat.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XIX
7  The wind had fallen and black clouds, merging with the powder smoke, hung low over the field of battle on the horizon.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XXI
8  he's puffing again, muttered Tushin to himself, as a small cloud rose from the hill and was borne in a streak to the left by the wind.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XX
9  And now, from the hints contained in his letter and given by the little princess, he saw which way the wind was blowing, and his low opinion changed into a feeling of contemptuous ill will.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER III
10  And at that moment, though the day was still, a light gust of wind blowing over the army slightly stirred the streamers on the lances and the unfolded standards fluttered against their staffs.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VIII
11  On the fifteenth, when young Rostov, in his dressing gown, looked out of the window, he saw it was an unsurpassable morning for hunting: it was as if the sky were melting and sinking to the earth without any wind.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER III
12  Several battalions of soldiers, in their shirt sleeves despite the cold wind, swarmed in these earthworks like a host of white ants; spadefuls of red clay were continually being thrown up from behind the bank by unseen hands.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XV
13  That curly grass which always grows by country roadsides became clearly visible, still wet with the night's rain; the drooping branches of the birches, also wet, swayed in the wind and flung down bright drops of water to one side.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 9: CHAPTER XIV
14  As soon as the sun appeared in a clear strip of sky beneath the clouds, the wind fell, as if it dared not spoil the beauty of the summer morning after the storm; drops still continued to fall, but vertically now, and all was still.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 9: CHAPTER XIV
15  Some were using their ramrods, others putting powder on the touchpans or taking charges from their pouches, while others were firing, though who they were firing at could not be seen for the smoke which there was no wind to carry away.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XVIII
16  While he was speaking, the curtain of smoke that had concealed the hollow, driven by a rising wind, began to move from right to left as if drawn by an invisible hand, and the hill opposite, with the French moving about on it, opened out before them.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XVIII
17  One morning, between seven and eight, returning after a sleepless night, he sent for embers, changed his rain-soaked underclothes, said his prayers, drank tea, got warm, then tidied up the things on the table and in his own corner, and, his face glowing from exposure to the wind and with nothing on but his shirt, lay down on his back, putting his arms under his head.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 5: CHAPTER XVI
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