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Although it took 21 years after Peter ran away at the battle of Narva, Russia finally got a Baltic coastline.Russian History Is on Our Side: Putin Will Surely Screw Himself|P. J. O’Rourke|May 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Narva, as appears by the map, is situated on the sea-coast, near the frontier—much nearer than Riga.Peter the Great|Jacob Abbott
"We want another snowstorm, as we had at Narva," the king said.
The silence, now that Narva had finished her tale, was profound.The Gilded Man|Clifford Smyth
The jealousy between these two chiefs, and the absence of the czar, were partly the occasion of the unparalleled defeat at Narva.
King Charles' service is a grand school for soldiers, and that victory of Narva is the most extraordinary one ever seen.