Kremlin sentence example
The Kremlin, or old fort, occupies one of these hills facing the Volga.
The throne was vacant, the great nobles quarrelling among themselves, the Catholic Poles in the Kremlin of Moscow, the Protestant Swedes in Novgorod, and enormous bands of brigands everywhere.
Besides the Kremlin, the upper town contains the best streets and public buildings.
Some of them were sabered and the Kremlin was purged of their presence.
To this latter the people of Moscow swore allegiance on condition of his maintaining Orthodoxy and granting certain rights, and on this understanding the Polish troops were allowed to occupy the city and the Kremlin.Advertisement
The Troitsk or Trinity monastery is the most sacred spot in " middle Russia, the Great Russians regarding it with more veneration than even the cathedrals and relics of the Kremlin at Moscow.
Napoleon passed the night in a house in the western suburb and next morning rode to the Kremlin, the troops moving to the quarters assigned to them, but in the afternoon a great fire began and, continuing for two days, drove the French out into the country again.
It was the occupation of Moscow and the desecration of the Kremlin, the sacred centre of Holy Russia, that changed his sentiment for Napoleon into passionate hatred.
The Kremlin is adorned with a square, containing a monument to Minin and Pozharsky erected in 1826, and pretty boulevards have been laid out along its lower wall.
The view from the Kremlin of the broad Volga, with its lowlying and far-spreading left bank, is very striking.Advertisement
In 1221, the people of Suzdal, under Yuri Vsevolodovich, prince of Vladimir, erected a fort on the hill now occupied by the Kremlin of Nizhniy.
The agents of the Kremlin begin to speak once more about the alliance of the democracies against the fascist aggressors.
Before a year had passed a conspiracy was formed against him by an ambitious noble called Basil (Vassili) Shuiski, and he was assassinated in the Kremlin.
But the farther he went and the more his attention was diverted by the ever-increasing crowds moving toward the Kremlin, the less he remembered to walk with the sedateness and deliberation of a man.
As he approached the Kremlin he even began to avoid being crushed and resolutely stuck out his elbows in a menacing way.Advertisement
When the carriages had all passed in, the crowd, carrying Petya with it, streamed forward into the Kremlin Square which was already full of people.
As soon as Petya found himself in the square he clearly heard the sound of bells and the joyous voices of the crowd that filled the whole Kremlin.
He did not go straight home from the Kremlin, but called on his friend Obolenski, who was fifteen and was also entering the regiment.
The man told him that arms were being distributed today at the Kremlin and that tomorrow everyone would be sent out beyond the Three Hills gates and a great battle would be fought there.
While the troops, dividing into two parts when passing around the Kremlin, were thronging the Moskva and the Stone bridges, a great many soldiers, taking advantage of the stoppage and congestion, turned back from the bridges and slipped stealthily and silently past the church of Vasili the Beatified and under the Borovitski gate, back up the hill to the Red Square where some instinct told them they could easily take things not belonging to them.Advertisement
From there we came out into the Kremlin, a city within a city, every entrance guarded by sentries who checked our passes.
These steps foiled the plans of the Russian warmongers and the Kremlin 's political elite.
The Kremlin Colonel is a cocktail made similarly, but it uses vodka in place of bourbon for those who aren't whiskey fans.
With names like Citizen, Metropolis, and Kremlin, you'll know for sure that you are getting a look that stands out from the pack.
What is at issue is to explain how and why the Kremlin clique could have risked undertaking so monstrous a frame-up.Advertisement
Every day the foreign policies of the Kremlin deal new blows to the world proletariat.
These steps foiled the plans of the Russian warmongers and the Kremlin's political elite.
About the middle of the Arbat Street, near the Church of the Miraculous Icon of St. Nicholas, Murat halted to await news from the advanced detachment as to the condition in which they had found the citadel, le Kremlin.
The interpreter addressed an old porter and asked if it was far to the Kremlin.
Several French officers superintended the placing of the guns and looked at the Kremlin through field glasses.Advertisement
The bells in the Kremlin were ringing for vespers, and this sound troubled the French.
A few instants after the echo of the reports resounding over the stone- built Kremlin had died away the French heard a strange sound above their head.
Other detachments passed through the Kremlin and encamped along the Moroseyka, the Lubyanka, and Pokrovka Streets.
No residents were left in Moscow, and the soldiers--like water percolating through sand--spread irresistibly through the city in all directions from the Kremlin into which they had first marched.
The Kremlin, which was not destroyed, gleamed white in the distance with its towers and the belfry of Ivan the Great.Advertisement
Then he gave careful directions about the fortification of the Kremlin, and drew up a brilliant plan for a future campaign over the whole map of Russia.
The theaters set up in the Kremlin and in Posnyakov's house were closed again at once because the actors and actresses were robbed.