Sentence Examples with the word kremlin

The throne was vacant, the great nobles quarrelling among themselves, the Catholic Poles in the Kremlin of Moscow, the Protestant Swedes in Novgorod, and enormous bands of brigands everywhere.

In Moscow as soon as he entered his huge house in which the faded and fading princesses still lived, with its enormous retinue; as soon as, driving through the town, he saw the Iberian shrine with innumerable tapers burning before the golden covers of the icons, the Kremlin Square with its snow undisturbed by vehicles, the sleigh drivers and hovels of the Sivtsev Vrazhok, those old Moscovites who desired nothing, hurried nowhere, and were ending their days leisurely; when he saw those old Moscow ladies, the Moscow balls, and the English Club, he felt himself at home in a quiet haven.

Some of them were sabered and the Kremlin was purged of their presence.

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The Kremlin is adorned with a square, containing a monument to Minin and Pozharsky erected in 1826, and pretty boulevards have been laid out along its lower wall.

The theaters set up in the Kremlin and in Posnyakov's house were closed again at once because the actors and actresses were robbed.

The bells in the Kremlin were ringing for vespers, and this sound troubled the French.

As he approached the Kremlin he even began to avoid being crushed and resolutely stuck out his elbows in a menacing way.

Several French officers superintended the placing of the guns and looked at the Kremlin through field glasses.

In 1221, the people of Suzdal, under Yuri Vsevolodovich, prince of Vladimir, erected a fort on the hill now occupied by the Kremlin of Nizhniy.

The view from the Kremlin of the broad Volga, with its lowlying and far-spreading left bank, is very striking.