Chalons-sur-Marne

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Chalons-sur-Marne the battle in which Attila the Hun was defeated by the Romans and Visigoths in 451
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Usage

In literature:

Mademoiselle Clairfait is the daughter of a silk-mercer, once established at Chalons-sur-Marne.
"After Dark" by Wilkie Collins
CHALONS-SUR-MARNE (25), capital of the French dep.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
The Third and Fourth Armies reached to Chalons-sur-Marne and Bussy-le-Repos.
"New York Times Current History: The European War, Vol 2, No. 1, April, 1915" by Various
From there to Epernay, where we had luncheon, and then to Chalons-sur-Marne, where was stationed the chef d'etat-major.
"New York Times Current History: The European War from the Beginning to March 1915, Vol 1, No. 2" by Various
On my way south I stopped for a night in Chalons-sur-Marne to dine with him.
"Italy at War and the Allies in the West" by E. Alexander Powell
So the incident passed by and public attention refocussed itself upon the conflict on the plains of Chalons-sur-Marne.
"The Man Who Rocked the Earth" by Arthur Train
Does not the best old inn in the comfortable town of Chalons-sur-Marne to this day bear the name of 'La Haute Mere de Dieu'?
"France and the Republic" by William Henry Hurlbert
Thence he went by Arras, Rheims, Chalons-sur-Marne, Bar-sur-Aube, Lausanne, Martigny, and over the Great St. Bernard to Ivrea.
"St. Bernard of Clairvaux's Life of St. Malachy of Armagh" by H. J. Lawlor
The Third and Fourth Armies reached to Chalons-sur-Marne and Bussy-le-Repos.
"World's War Events, Vol. I" by Various
By Chalons-sur-Marne, Metz, and Sarrebourg.
"The Automobilist Abroad" by M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
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