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A French officer, returning from the advanced detachment, rode up to Murat and reported that the gates of the citadel had been barricaded and that there was probably an ambuscade there.
Thiers alone dedicates a few eloquent lines to their memory: "These wretches had occupied the sacred citadel, having supplied themselves with guns from the arsenal, and fired" (the wretches) "at the French.
We hurried across the ravine and up a winding road, and stood on the old Acropolis, with the prodigious walls of the citadel towering above our heads.
We sauntered carelessly and unthinkingly to the edge of the lofty battlements of the citadel, and looked down--a vision
We left the Parthenon to keep its watch over old Athens, as it had kept it for twenty-three hundred years, and went and stood outside the walls of the citadel.
said the stout gentleman, when the citadel was taken, and the besiegers and besieged sat down to dinner.
The reader will remember that the citadel of Ishmael stood insulated, lofty, ragged, and nearly inaccessible.
It may be watched and guarded, so that the enemy shall not force his way again into the citadel, and might even in his subsequent assaults, select some other avenue, in preference to that where he had formerly succeeded.
Every time she retired to her citadel of dreams she came forth radiant and refreshed, as one who has seen the evening star, or heard sweet music, or smelled the rose of joy.
GLOBE PHOTO The Kurdish Globe On June 25, a year passed since UNESCO's decision which enlisted Erbil Citadel as world's heritage.
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Citadel's plan, which is expected to conclude by the end of October, 2009, provides that a broker will sell up to 120,000,000 shares of E*TRADE common stock for Citadel in accordance with a predetermined formula.