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" But, as his plans were not matured, he had no fleet. The skill and resolution of the general accomplished the passage. With some picked men of the auxiliaries, disencumbered of all baggage, who knew the shallows and had that national experience in swimming... "
Archaeologia Cambrensis - Page 66
1912
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The Agricola and Germany of Tacitus. Tr. by A.J. Church and W.J. Brodribb

Publius Cornelius Tacitus - 1868
...resolution of the general accomplished the passage. With some picked men of the auxiliaries, disencumbered of all baggage, who knew the shallows and had that...only of themselves but of their arms and horses, he delivered so unexpected an attack that the astonished enemy who were looking for a fleet, a naval armament,...
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Tacitus

William Bodham Donne - 1873 - 230 pages
...resolution of the general accomplished the passage. With some picked men of the auxiliaries, disencumbered of all baggage, who knew the shallows and had that...only of themselves, but of their arms and horses, he delivered so unexpected an attack, that the astonished enemy, who were looking for a fleet, and an...
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The Agricola and Germany of Tacitus: And the Dialogue on Oratory

Cornelius Tacitus - 1877 - 205 pages
...resolution of the general accomplished the passage. With some picked men of the auxiliaries, disencumbered of all baggage, who knew the shallows and had that...only of themselves but of their arms and horses, he delivered so unexpected an attack that the astonished enemy who were looking for a fleet, a naval armament,...
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The Commentaries of Caesar, Volume 9

Anthony Trollope - 1877 - 182 pages
...resolution of the general accomplished the passage. With some picked men of the auxiliaries, disencumbered of all baggage, who knew the shallows and had that...only of themselves, but of their arms and horses, he delivered so unexpected an attack, that the astonished enemy, who were looking for a fleet, and an...
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England Before the Norman Conquest

Raymond Wilson Chambers - 1926 - 334 pages
...and resolution of the general accomplished the passage. With some picked auxiliaries, disencumbered of all baggage, who knew the shallows and had that national experience of swimming which enables Britons to take care not only of themselves but of arms and horses, he delivered...
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Gateway to the Great Books: Man and society

Robert Maynard Hutchins, Mortimer Jerome Adler - 1963 - 765 pages
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The Historians of Ancient Rome

Ronald Mellor - 1998 - 534 pages
...resolution of the general accomplished the passage. With some picked men of the auxiliaries, disencumbered of all baggage, who knew the shallows and had that...only of themselves but of their arms and horses, he delivered so unexpected an attack that the astonished enemy who were looking for a fleet, a naval armament,...
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The Works of Tacitus, Vol. 2 of 2: Parallel English and Latin

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