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The Danube
used in Dracula

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Definition
the 2nd longest European river (after the Volga); flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
  • And so, my dear Madam Mina, it is that we have to rest for a time, for our enemy is on the sea, with the fog at his command, on his way to the Danube mouth.
    Chapter 24 (28% in)
The Danube = important European river that flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
  • The impression I had was that we were leaving the West and entering the East; the most western of splendid bridges over the Danube, which is here of noble width and depth, took us among the traditions of Turkish rule.
    Chapter 1 (2% in)
  • The Danube = important European river that flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
  • Who was it but one of my own race who as Voivode crossed the Danube and beat the Turk on his own ground?
    Chapter 3 (19% in)
  • The Danube = important European river that flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
  • As I knew that he wanted to get back to Transylvania, I felt sure that he must go by the Danube mouth, or by somewhere in the Black Sea, since by that way he come.
    Chapter 24 (12% in)
  • The Danube = important European river that flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
  • She is the Czarina Catherine, and she sail from Doolittle's Wharf for Varna, and thence to other ports and up the Danube.
    Chapter 24 (14% in)
  • The Danube = important European river that flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
  • Quincey Morris, you see the Vice Consul, and get his aid with his fellow in Galatz and all he can do to make our way smooth, so that no times be lost when over the Danube.
    Chapter 25 (67% in)
  • The Danube = important European river that flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
  • Just as formerly he had fled back over the Danube from Turkey Land.
    Chapter 25 (90% in)
  • The Danube = important European river that flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
  • As he fled back over the Danube, leaving his forces to be cut to pieces, so now he is intent on being safe, careless of all.
    Chapter 25 (93% in)
  • The Danube = important European river that flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
  • He had been paid for his work by an English bank note, which had been duly cashed for gold at the Danube International Bank.
    Chapter 26 (34% in)
The Danube = important European river that flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
There are no more uses of "The Danube" in Dracula.

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