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Page 308 - Maubourg received a severe wound, which disabled him for life; Murat was in great danger of being taken ; and six guns fell into the hands of the Cossacks. Thus 5000 of the French cavalry, led by Murat in person, were foiled by an insignificant obstacle. They were seized with a panic; and, for want of a second line on which to rally, and from which to take a fresh departure, — a precaution without...
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