On digging in and going over the top

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  • English
United Church Publishing House , Toronto
Christianity -- 20th cen
Statementby Richard Roberts.
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15551223M

Empey's "Over the Top" provides a foot soldier's view of combat in World War One. Empey, an American, volunteered to serve in the British Army on the Western Front, before the United States' entry into the war. His narrative carries readers from his initial decision to get into the fight, through his training and into the by: Over The Top [is] a lightning bolt devastating and stirring generous On digging in and going over the top book frank.

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Sometimes the phrase is used to describe an action that is judged to be dramatic, foolhardy, or needlessly dangerous. But it is a peculiar phrase to have such a meaning, and you might well wonder where the idiom came from and.

It meant to go over the top edge of the trench onto no mans land and charging at the enemy. It was not something that matched up with a long life. Digging Into Book Value. FACEBOOK A going concern is whether a company should always trade at a price/BVPS ratio in excess of Tangible book value is the same thing as book Author: Bryn Harman.

Trench warfare is a type of land warfare using occupied fighting lines largely comprising military trenches, in which troops are well-protected from the enemy's small arms fire and are substantially sheltered from warfare lasting for several years took place on the Western Front in World War ing that war, "trench warfare" became a byword for stalemate, attrition.

What were your odds of surviving "going over the top" in a WWI trench. Unless I'm mistaken, a common battle strategy during trench warfare was to charge over the top of the trench, and run across no man's land toward the enemy. How likely was a soldier to survive this charge.

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They have five digging jobs that must be accomplished throughout the town they live in. Mr Rally helps to build a bridge, a drain for the train, a pool, a new zoo and clears a road of dirt/5. Plan Carefully: If you’re pouring footings or digging holes for posts, design your patio or deck around the location of the lines.

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A film of soldiers in the Great War 'going over the top', many of them to their doom. By Seamus Heaney. Between my finger and my thumb.

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When the spade sinks into gravelly ground: My father, digging. I look down. Till his straining rump among the flowerbeds. Bends low, comes up twenty years away. Stooping in rhythm through potato drills. Where he was digging. Over-the-top definition: If one thing is over the top of another, it is placed over it so that it is completely | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

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The Dig is a historical novel by John Preston, published in Mayset in the context of the Anglo-Saxon ship burial excavation at Sutton Hoo, Suffolk, novel has been widely reviewed as "an account of the excavation at Sutton Hoo in ". [citation needed] The dust jacket describes it as "a brilliantly realized account of the most famous archaeological dig in Britain in Author: John Preston.

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His father real commitment was cattle-dealing, while his mother came from a family called McCann whose connections were more with the modern world than with the traditional.

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The third reason you may not want to run the deck boards over the pool’s top railing is it may make the deck sit too high in reference to the pool. A term commonly used for the sandbags that constituted the top of the front wall of a trench.

Attacks began with "going over the bags" or "hopping over the bags". Flag-wagger.Definition of over the top in the Idioms Dictionary. over the top phrase. What does over the top expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary. Over the Top Video; over the top, to go; over the transom; over the transom; Over The Wall; Over The Wall; Over the Water; over the way; over the way; over the way; Over the Weekend.