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But though the leaders of the escalade had begun mounting the walls with great spirit, they foundDifficulties of the escalade.
THE HISTORIES OF POLYBIUS, VOL. II (OF 2)POLYBIUS
Citizens and refugees refused to admit a royal garrison, and foiled the attempt to capture the place by escalade.
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
Immediately afterwards, the enemy endeavoured to take the fort by escalade, but were repulsed with great slaughter.
A GENERAL HISTORY AND COLLECTION OF VOYAGES AND TRAVELS, VOLUME VIROBERT KERR
Twice afterwards, Raju made repeated attempts to carry the place by escalade, but was both times repulsed with much slaughter.
A GENERAL HISTORY AND COLLECTION OF VOYAGES AND TRAVELS, VOLUME VIROBERT KERR
The remainder of his troops diverged a little to the right to escalade the breach in the Kashmir bastion.
FORTY-ONE YEARS IN INDIAFREDERICK SLEIGH ROBERTS
And ever since the Genevans celebrate the day of the Escalade.
THE SPELL OF SWITZERLANDNATHAN HASKELL DOLE
Arrived at the foot of the verandah wall there remained the problem of the escalade.
HUNTINGTOWERJOHN BUCHAN
Moreover, he felt that escalade hardly became either his age or habit of body.
THE WHITE PLUMES OF NAVARRESAMUEL RUTHERFORD CROCKETT
And throwing his hat over the trees, he drew his cutlass once more and began to escalade the slope up to the road.
THE WISDOM OF FATHER BROWNG. K. CHESTERTON
An escalade of sheer mountains and a battling through vales choked with unbelievable thorns.
THE PATH OF THE KINGJOHN BUCHAN

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