Corps under Logan again bore the brunt of Hood's attack.
But the Scots, as was natural, bore the brunt of the kings wrath.
The stock-breeders and graziers of the United Kingdom have, equally with the corn-growers, to face the brunt of foreign competition.
From the middle of the 8th century to the loth, Brycheiniog proper often bore the brunt of Mercian attacks, and many of the castles on its eastern border had their origin in that period.
He chiefly had borne the brunt and won the laurels of the unprecedented fight against deficit in which Italy had been involved since 1862.
About 115 or r20 the northern Britons rose in revolt and destroyed the Ninth Legion, posted at York, which would bear the brunt of any northern trouble.
The Theban contingent fought bravely on behalf of Grecian liberty in the decisive battle of Chaeroneia, and bore the brunt of the slaughter.
It was respect for this usefulness that kept Jared from feeling the brunt of Darkyn's anger.
Of Holland) who bore the brunt of the fighting and specially distinguished themselves.
They bore the brunt of each of the great waves of Tatar conquests, and were eventually overwhelmed.
At Chancellorsville his division received both on the 2nd and the 3rd of May the brunt of the attack of Lee's main army.
In the last campaign, at Gravenstein and Wiihelmsthal, Homburg and Cassel, Granby's men bore the brunt of the fighting and earned the greatest share of the glory.
Although holding an office of subordinate rank, he was the chief defender of the government in the House of Commons, and during the time that Pitt was in opposition had to bear the brunt of his attacks.
After the modification of the Pelloux cabinet (May 1899) he became leader of the ministerial majority, and bore the brunt of the struggle against Socialist obstruction in connexion with the Public Safety Bill.
As the eastern frontier of Palestine, Gilead bore the first brunt of Syrian and Assyrian attacks.
This prospect, however, was dissipated by the invasions of the Magyar hordes in the 10th century, the brunt of which was borne by Moravia.
The brunt of the attack fell upon the command of Moore, and in particular upon the 28th (Gloucestershire Regiment).
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Upon Humphreys' division fell the brunt of Lee's attack on the second day, by which in the end the III.
On the ist the Dutch van, under Cornelius van Tromp, bore the brunt of the English attack.
In the third day's battle he commanded the left centre, upon which fell the full brunt of Pickett's charge, one of the most famous incidents of the war.
Bearing the brunt of this contest as they did, the colonies were undergoing preparation for the subsequent struggle with the home government.
That glorious epithet belonged of right to Hungary,which g p g g had already borne the brunt of the struggle with the Ottoman power for more than a century.
At the Antietam his corps bore the brunt of the battle, which was one of the most stubborn of modern warfare.
Thus at the peace of Fontainebleau (September 2, 1679) Denmark, which had borne the brunt of the struggle in the Baltic, was compelled by the inexorable French king to make full restitution to Sweden, the treaty between the two northern powers being signed at Lund on the 26th of September.
Owing to its geographical position, nearer to Canada than any other group of colonies, New England had to stand the brunt of the fighting during the wars between the English and the French (aided by their Indian allies) in America, terminating with the conquest of Canada by the English in 1759-1760, and a sense of common danger helped to create a certain solidarity, which made easier the union of the colonies for common action against the mother country at the time of the War of American Independence.
A rupture ensued at once, and Knox appeared in Edinburgh on the and of May 1559 "even in the brunt of the battle."
In the long struggle of the united provinces with Spain, which followed the death of Orange, the brunt of the conflict fell upon Holland.