He rose and paced, dwelling on the carnage that would surely ensue if the Guardians remained vulnerable for long.
A glance around revealed the carnage: twenty guardsmen.
The law of which we are the instruments strives even through the, carnage to cure the wounds due to the law of war.
Soult and Marmont having begun to move to relieve the garrison, the assault was delivered on the night of the 7th of April, and Siege of though the assailants failed at the breaches, the Badajoz, carnage at which was terrible, a very daring escalade March 17 to of one of the bastions and of the castle succeeded, Apr117, 1812.
To), and it expired amidst the carnage of Praga (Oct.
Whatever other elements may mingle with and dignify war, this at least is never absent; and however reluctantly men may enter into war, however conscientiously they may endeavour to avoid it, they must know that when the scene of carnage has once opened, these things must be not only accepted and condoned, but stimulated, encouraged and applauded.
During the fighting and carnage that followed Alexius hid in the palace, and finally, with one of his daughters, Irene, and such treasures as he could collect, got into a boat and escaped to Develton in Thrace, leaving his wife, his other daughters and his Empire to the victors.
While affirming that he was "no friend of slavery" he held abolition and the abolitionists responsible for the hatred, strife, disruption and carnage that menaced the nation.
Delhi must have experienced a sense of relief at the departure of its conqueror, whose residence there had been rendered painfully memorable by carnage and riot.
All such estimates are, of course, untrustworthy, but there is no doubt that the carnage was terrible.
The word "carnage," after all, means meat—and the carnage of war is the treating of the whole of humanity like a giant slaughterhouse, and population like animals.
Their ability to inflict carnage will rise in the future.
For numbers and for carnage it was an Austerlitz or Dresden.
I never learned which party was victorious, nor the cause of the war; but I felt for the rest of that day as if I had had my feelings excited and harrowed by witnessing the struggle, the ferocity and carnage, of a human battle before my door.