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Battle of Waterloo
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Napoleon's last battle — ending his rule in France (1815)
  • They could exchange their views concerning the Duke of Wellington, whose conduct in the Catholic Question had thrown such an entirely new light on his character; and speak slightingly of his conduct at the battle of Waterloo, which he would never have won if there hadn't been a great many Englishmen at his back, not to speak of Blucher and the Prussians, who, as Mr. Tulliver had heard from a person of particular knowledge in that matter, had come up in the very nick of time; though...
    1.7 — Book 1 Chapter 7 — Enter the Aunts and Uncles (97% in)

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