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Page 206 - I said recently that we're at the end of one era and at the beginning of another.
Page 314 - Late in the afternoon John saw the battle thicken. The earth quivered under his feet with the roll of the cannon, and the German line moved forward much more slowly.
Page 180 - He stole a look at his watch, and saw that it was three o'clock in the morning.
Page 219 - In this battle between the forces of the air and the forces of the earth the good old solid earth has won.
Page 233 - It will always be a pleasure to me to remember that I knocked out a royalty, and I hope he wasn't any mediatized prince either.