1 Two divisions, the fifth and the sixth, had been annihilated.
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2 Being two divisions, there were two columns of them; Wathier's division held the right, Delort's division was on the left.
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3 He had bivouacked at Dion-le-Mont, and had set out at daybreak; but the roads were impassable, and his divisions stuck fast in the mire.
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4 Selfishness is not one of the divisions of the social order.
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5 There will be, in all times and in all countries, particularly if religious divisions exist in those countries, fanatics who ask nothing better than to become martyrs.
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6 For these reasons, therefore, it was possible for Venice to make her constitution what it is, and to maintain it without divisions.
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7 The Romans separated into two divisions, one of which with the consul, the other with the centurion Tempanius by whose valour the army had that day been saved from utter rout.
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8 It is easy, therefore, to understand how much mischief attends on such divisions.
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9 The automobile and bridge-whist had not only made more evident the social divisions in Gopher Prairie but they had also enfeebled the love of activity.
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10 Now, then, come the grand divisions of the entire whale host.
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11 Yes," he said, sucking his lips, and drawing a deep breath, "in the first place, make a pasty in four divisions.
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12 Then when the whole field was covered with smoke, two divisions, Campan's and Dessaix's, advanced from the French right, while Murat's troops advanced on Borodino from their left.
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13 Their father returned to his division and his wife, and only rarely sent his sons large sheets of grey paper, scrawled over in a bold clerkly hand.
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14 The best quarters in the village were assigned to cavalry-captain Denisov, the squadron commander, known throughout the whole cavalry division as Vaska Denisov.
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15 On the thirtieth he attacked Mortier's division, which was on the left bank, and broke it up.
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