He said nothing but withdrew a communications device and began issuing calm commands to his men.
She gave it a few more commands then buried it under a bush.
Above sea-level) commands a magnificent view.
Ule rubber is generally inferior in strength to Para and commands a lower price.
She issued only a few commands, enough to lock them out to anyone but her.
He darted and dashed, stopped and sprinted at its commands, focused on navigating the dangerous territory.
The old town contains one or two interesting churches, and commands a fine view.
Stavanger commands a considerable tourist traffic. It is the starting-point of a favourite tour, embracing the fine valley of the Sand River, the great Lake Suldal and the Bratlandsdal.
In 1272 the commands of the chief of his order and the request of King Charles brought him back to the professor's chair at Naples.
It commands a fine harbour, affording safe anchorage for the greater part of the year.
Although the first definite endeavour to locate the Golden Chersonese thus dates from the middle of the 2nd century of our era, the name was apparently well known to the learned of Europe at a somewhat earlier period, and in his Antiquities of the Jews, written during the latter half of the 1st century, Josephus says that Solomon gave to the pilots furnished to him by Hiram of Tyre commands " that they should go along with his stewards to the land that of old was called Ophir, but now the Aurea Chersonesus, which belongs to India, to fetch gold."
It stands at the mouth of the Veveyse and commands fine views of the snowy mountains seen over the glassy surface of the lake.
Above the sea, and commands a superb view towards the Mediterranean, the mountains of Shechem and Mount Hermon.
There is no idea of government, but in each sept there is a head, who has attained that position by degrees on account of some tacitly admitted superiority and commands a limited respect and some obedience.
There has, however, been performed upon halophytes very little physiologically experimental work which commands general acceptance.
Munjoy Hill commands a fine view of Casco Bay, which is overlooked by other wooded heights.
Bramhall Hill commands an extensive view west and north-west of the bay, the mainland, and the White Mountains some 80 m.
Above sea-level, and commands a fine view.
After a succession of high military commands he received the appointment of chief of the general staff in 1896.
After laying down my pen, I took several turns in a berceau or covered walk of acacias, which commands a prospect of the country, the lake, and the mountains.
It has a cool and very healthy climate, and commands a beautiful view of the surrounding country.
- The acropolis of this historic city looks on the Libyan Sea and commands the extensive plain of Messara.
Side of the Bay of Naples, of which it commands a fine view; it forms part of the province of Naples, and is distant about 20 m.
At another time Saul actually gave commands to assassinate his son-in-law, but the breach was made up by Jonathan, whose chivalrous spirit had united him to David in a covenant of closest friendship (xix.
While the peace between the War of the Austrian Succession and the Seven Years' War lasted, Howe held commands at home and on the west coast of Africa.
The promenade of Hamilton Terrace commands a fine view of the broad expanse of the Haven with its various towns and forts.
The town enjoys a comparatively cool climate in summer, and commands fine views.
Above the sea; it commands magnificent views of Kilimanjaro and Mt.
It rises steeply to a height of 7352 feet, and commands a magnificent prospect.
The neighbouring Jonksnut (2950 ft.) commands extensive views of the Telemark.
This is the open place on which a power that commands in the name of this meaning can exert its influence; and if under this command the inner condition of the elements, the magnitudes of their relation and their opposition to each other, become altered, the necessity of the mechanical cause of the world must unfold this new state into a miraculous appearance, not through suspension but through strict maintenance of its general laws " (op. cit.
On the reorganization of the war office and the higher commands in 1904, the duke was appointed to the new office of inspector-general to the forces, from which he retired in 1907, being then given the new post of commander-in-chief in the Mediterranean, stationed at Malta, which he held until 1909.
Thick, affording a safe promenade, which commands a splendid view.
Mount Hope (216 ft.), on the eastern side, commands delightful views of landscape, bay and river scenery.
After holding various commands he commissioned the "Larne," 20, for the East Indies and was senior naval officer at Rangoon during the Burmese War from May to September 1824.
Landolphia rll ber is usually roughly prepared and in consequence commands a low price.
It is, however, important to remember that rough as these native methods are they result in the production of rubber which commands the highest price.
Probably no town in the kingdom has a nobler group of public buildings than those in Cathays Park, which also commands a view of the castle ramparts and the old keep. On opposite sides of a fine avenue are the assize courts and new town hall (with municipal offices), which are both in the Renaissance style.
The city commands pleasant views from its position on a plateau, which, at places on bluffs along the shore, has elevations of about 75 ft.
To the north, just within the old wall line, stands the citadel, surrounded by a high wall, with a lofty clock-tower which commands an excellent view.
Even then the day might have been saved had Blucher been able to find even twenty squadrons accustomed to gallop together, but the Prussian cavalry had been dispersed amongst the infantry commands, and at the critical moment it proved impossible for them to deliver a united and decisive attack.
Much had been done to create an efficient staff, but though the idea of the army corps command was now no new thing, the senior generals entrusted with these commands were far from having acquired the independence and initiative of their French opponents.