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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  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
3  All eyes fastened involuntarily on this French column advancing against them and winding down over the uneven ground.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XVIII
4  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
5  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
6  "I'll really call in on the nuns," he said to the officers who watched him smilingly, and he rode off by the winding path down the hill.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VI
7  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
8  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
9  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
10  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
11  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