White thought children could tell the difference without adult assistance, and there the battle line was drawn.
Since then the battle line has become about three hundred miles long.
It was an odd defiance, a tugboat's challenge to a German battle line.
The big guns open on this battle line without a moment's hesitation.
The word 'comrade' is getting us into closer touch all along the battle line.
His men, unused to service, were formed in the swamp with the reserve only a few hundred yards in the rear of the battle line.
The Essex is on the right of the battle line, nearest the island.
The appearance of the Rebel fleet,—the orderly formation of the battle line,—looked like work.
Like England in the battle line, we are only at the beginning of our effort.
There is a lull in the fight as Snipe goes riding along in rear of the battle line, seeking the New-Englanders.