Latin At Sight; With An Introduction, Suggestions For Sight-reading, And Selections For Practice

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byEdwin Post

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...quae exci-peret natantes, perire maluit quam, armis abiectis, navem relinquere, in qua fuerat vectus. Id ceteri facere noluerunt, i. recreare: the force of the 7. magistratu = imperio. inseparable prefixes (here re-) is 10. derigere (-rigo), to steer. an essential part of the meaning 12. ceterae: sc. naves, of the compound.--potissimum, 14. sidere (sido), to settle, especially. sink. 3. sacellum, chapel.--Automa-15. quod: causal, tia, (-as or-ae): goddess of fort-16. natare, to swim, float. une. qui nando in tutum pervenerunt. At ille, praestare honestam mortem existimans turpi vitae, comminus pugnans telis hostium interfectus est. 84. The Annihilation of the Teutoni. About loo years B.C. the subjugation of Italy by the Cimbri and Teutoni seemed imminent. Successive Roman armies had been defeated, when C. Marius, who had won military distinction in Spain and Africa, assumed command. In B.C. 102 the Teutoni were annihilated by Marius near Aquae Sextiae (a little north of Massilia) in Gaul. In the following year the same fate overtook the Cimbric host at the Raudii Camp:, near Vercellae, west of Mediolanum. Cimbri et Teutoni ab extremis Germaniae profugi, cum terras eorum inundasset Oceanus, novas sedes toto orbe 5 quaerebant, exclusique et Gallia et Hispania cum in Italiam demigrarent, misere legates in castra Silani, inde ad senatum, petentes, ut populus Martius aliquid sibi terrae daret. Sed quas daret terras populus Romanus, agrariis legibus inter se dimicaturus? Repulsi igitur, quod nequi-10 verant precibus, armis petere coeperunt. Sed nee primum impetum barbarorum Silanus, nee secundum Manilius, nee tertium Caepio sustinere potuerunt: omnes fugati, exuti castris. Actum erat, nisi Marius illi saeculo contigisset. Ille quoque non ausus...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...quae exci-peret natantes, perire maluit quam, armis abiectis, navem relinquere, in qua fuerat vectus. Id ceteri...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:64 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.13 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217858066

ISBN - 13:9780217858069

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