Origin of balaclava
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Soon came whispers about a Russian corvette being spotted at Balaclava Bay.
Police also found several weapons and balaclava head masks in the home where Maria was living.The Mysterious Case of Maria, Greece’s Fake Roma Child|Barbie Latza Nadeau|October 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It features a scantily clad woman wearing a balaclava and holding a sign championing the dissident feminist anti-Putin punk band.Miley Cyrus Twerking, Usher as Michael Jackson & More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|March 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When the fighting began in the Balaclava plain on the morning of the 25th, it promptly started for the scene of action.Camps, Quarters and Casual Places|Archibald Forbes
The very man she was in search of the first to speak to her on arrival here at Balaclava!The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood|Arthur Griffiths
As the anecdote will help to illustrate the relative positions of the predatory tribes of Balaclava, I will narrate it.Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands|Mary Seacole
On another occasion, I had to take charge of a party of men (about forty), march them to Balaclava, to bring up blankets.
Gallant as is the infantry it cannot win much ground faced by conditions such as the Light Brigade met at Balaclava.Bulgaria|Frank Fox