Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Davoust” in chapter 1 of Matthew Arnold, Civilization in the United States: First and Last Impressions of America.:

... and words which beget this. Often we find the vanquished Southerner showing a good-humoured audacity, the victorious Northerner a good-humoured forbearance. Let us remember Carrier at Nantes, or Davoust at Hamburg, and then look at Grant's picture of himself and Sherman at Jackson, when their troops had just driven the enemy out of this capital of a rebel State, and were destroying the stores and w...

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Davoust 103 2 1 0 0 user votes
Marechal Davoust 14 0 0 0 0 user votes
R. R. Davoust 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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