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 Field Pieces.Field of Blood. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Field Works.
 
Works thrown up by an army in besieging or defending a fortress, or in strengthening its position.   1
        “Earth-forts, and especially field works, will hereafter play an important part in wars.”—W.T. Sherman: Memoirs, vol. ii. chap. xxiv. p. 398.
 


 Field Pieces.Field of Blood. 

 
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