Thunder of guns and rattle of musketry nearer, daily, bring fresh alarms.
In the middle of the night there was a crash of musketry, and a sudden uproar.
They are arranged as extensive tenements within, pierced for musketry, and only in some cases with terraces for cannon.
From the bottom of the slope, where the parleys had taken place, came the report of musketry.
The next morning we were awakened by the booming of cannon and clash of musketry.
Directly we heard volleys of musketry, and then the camps were astir.
Bayonets clashed and musketry rattled; but our troops seemed to know that the end was near, and nothing could stay or resist them.
But they had been seen, and a random discharge of musketry followed.
The days passed quietly, with no fighting except an occasional rattle of musketry and now and then a cannon shot.
Suddenly a rattle of musketry from behind drew Helmar's attention.