To the right, where the Kaluga road turns near Neskuchny, endless rows of troops and carts stretched away into the distance.
Why did he not retire at once by the Kaluga road, abandoning Moscow?
And the order to retreat carries us past the turn to the Kaluga road.
In 1619 Kaluga fell into the hands of the hetman or chief of the Zaporozhian Cossacks.
He was present at the engagements of Larga and Kaluga, and at the storming of Silistria.
The man was a Kaluga landowner of small means who had lately come to Petersburg.
Napoleon, therefore, turned westward in the hope that he might reach Kaluga without opposition.
It is known as Kaluga when imported in ready-made linings from Russia where the skins are dressed and worked in an inferior way.
Here he covered the march of the army upon Kaluga, and the retreat of our different convoys towards Mojaisk.