Since we knew nothing about the bomb, and since a bomb actually was exploded, and since the authorities had prepared in advance for the explosion, it is only fair to conclude that the Iron Heel did know.
At the trial, and still with honest belief, several testified to having seen Ernest prepare to throw the bomb, and that it exploded prematurely.
All the time the bombs
were coming down like hail and a corner of the Hall was in flames.
I am about to give you the philosophy of bomb
throwing from my point of view; from the point of view you pretend to have been serving for the last eleven years.
Helena -- History of the changes in the Vegetation -- Cause of the extinction of Land-shells -- Ascension -- Variation in the imported Rats -- Volcanic Bombs -- Beds of Infusoria -- Bahia -- Brazil -- Splendour of Tropical Scenery -- Pernambuco -- Singular Reef -- Slavery -- Return to England -- Retrospect on our Voyage.
In several places I noticed volcanic bombs, that is, masses of lava which have been shot through the air whilst fluid, and have consequently assumed a spherical or pear-shape.
In one hand Tarzan carried the bomb
the English had given him, in the other was the coiled rope attached to the lion.
A few larger ones there were, but these kept high aloft dropping bombs
upon the temples from their keel batteries.
came a vast explosion in the forward part of the flagship, and a huge piece of metalwork seemed to lift out of her and dump itself into the sea, dropping men and leaving a gap into which a prompt drachenflieger planted a flaring bomb
After throwing the bomb
this last got away, but it is supposed that, seeing a lot of people surging up on all sides of him in the falling snow, and all running towards the scene of the explosion, he thought it safer to turn back with them.
AN Officer of the Government, with a great outfit of mule-waggons loaded with balloons, kites, dynamite bombs
, and electrical apparatus, halted in the midst of a desert, where there had been no rain for ten years, and set up a camp.
To complicate the affair, in different parts of the crowd behind the foot-soldiers, two terrorists had bombs
explode on their persons.