Examples from the Web for verdun
Contemporary Examples of verdun
Francois Hollande should say, like Marshal Petain at Verdun,They shall not pass… gas.PJ O’Rourke on Putin’s Crimea for Help
P. J. O’Rourke
March 7, 2014
It would be unfunny, for different reasons, if set at Verdun or Gettysburg or Stalingrad.A Rather Misguided Catch-22 Reaction
January 2, 2013
Alistair first came into fame with his book about the Battle of Verdun, The Price of Glory.Lessons from Another War
November 12, 2009
Historical Examples of verdun
The train whistled, slowed down, entered the station of Verdun.
Was it not true that only the day before there had been a rumor that Bazaine was at Verdun?The Downfall
But this regiment, the 257th Infantry, is in garrison at Verdun!
At Verdun, along the entire frontier, there were nests of these noxious vermin.
It bore the Paris postmark: on it was drawn the route from Verdun to the frontier.