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If Kutuzov decided to abandon the road connecting him with the troops arriving from Russia, he would have to march with no road into unknown parts of the Bohemian mountains, defending himself against superior forces of the enemy and abandoning all hope of a junction with Buxhowden.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The first army, with which was the Emperor, occupied the fortified camp at Drissa; the second army was retreating, trying to effect a junction with the first one from which it was said to be cut off by large French forces.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
After the junction with the army of the brilliant admiral and Petersburg hero Wittgenstein, this mood and the gossip of the staff reached their maximum.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Therefore, I followed him without a word, to a retired nook of the garden, formed by the junction of two walls and screened by some rubbish.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
From the same junction point, the young Atlanta, a fourth railroad was constructed southwestward to Montgomery and Mobile.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Even the natural obstinacy of Cedric sunk beneath these obstacles, where he, remaining on the point of junction, had the task of dragging a reluctant pair up to it, one with each hand.
Warned, nevertheless, and put on the alert by the little white chapel which marks its angle of junction with the Nivelles highway, he had probably put a question as to the possibility of an obstacle, to the guide Lacoste.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
The spot where a plain effects its junction with a city is always stamped with a certain piercing melancholy.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
At the crotch or junction, these flukes slightly overlap, then sideways recede from each other like wings, leaving a wide vacancy between.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
A faint illumination from its rays began to glow upon her face, and the fire soon revealed itself to be lit, not on the level ground, but on a salient corner or redan of earth, at the junction of two converging bank fences.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
Within this fragile barrier he arranged the blankets abandoned by the foresters, darkening the inner extremity of the cavern, while its outer received a chastened light from the narrow ravine, through which one arm of the river rushed to form the junction with its sister branch a few rods below.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context