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And endeavoured to 3. 4. i fiifoe a land* ine tfibcnnent howevett kepi iwmplni^ down to the riTer«ide w hew i ei the thipa touched land; tbeae wete few in nomber, and earrjliig onlj * maO body of troops; the bland was for the noat part ttoep for kndlnf ; and the eunrent pant the iojl^* tslandt M vaa natural in the iiflicolt narrowm, was %\rifi And to contend with. Therettpon Alexander withdrew hia troops and decided to ciom the Uter to attadi the Getae who were settled 00 the farther tide, both beoanae he of then gathered 00 the bank, to the re were about four thimwnd nounted men, and more than ten thooaand 00 foot and abo becauie he had been seised with saw a large fiirae repel blm, thovld he eroat — a desire to land on the farther side.

Kind of aWfe to bo JhcfcirgfJ fton Ibcm at otniool ii MOfo, km wmmaadmd thm mid^vrr, to rfwot foBtjt tiMBoe, tboj to HMfft ; what in GkodM* tiM Hv«r ftmfrlv mn^ toot tioopt not * did man Ml la IKa wItlidrmvaL Thfoo dftjs Ulor AWioodor loora»d UmiI Oeiim >tiod— Older, no piUwidi,! they tlMMfbt that Alexander tiad rrtfvotcd ill poaio— and thdr Moo mtMtf dot^otodt ho eraacd tho tit^T oador oovcf oC Blfht with tho ipuwdtt tto Afriaooi, tho orohets, and the tioopt of Petdkcoa aadCotMM. HohodkliofdoiBferthoratoftho amj to fAnr, hot aochif tho thoo opportoao te attack, he dhl not await the enooiotiotion, hot aoai OS on the arrhm and the Agrimne* ; tboy BUmIo O ofprlie Attack, and In oohioui, a IbrmatkNi hi whleh th^ woffo likely to noho tho atnu^icfl ooolaoght on tho OBony Jost whora ho woa weokort; thoy •lew tovoffol Of they aleplt oorfly ooiBod tho fti|^HfOi> aMoy wcfo eoofhl oikl kfled there and thoo* and many aim In their panle-atrleken and headkNig •o that iight;afoodnaadMrwcretakeoallvo.

AlAaader tcplM lor the moil port la fHrndly tooe to tlM iwbiwy, but wrote o letter to the cHj It thcoe be beU rvofioaolble ibr tlie dlMitcr ofOioeroiiM nd at PbOp'o and PbOlp. » dbmre of the Tbebaa rebenion not Wat tbon vvoiv ktcr iwittiil. AffolMt blwiiilf be the icuilty Tbebon leoelf tncnodveo* Tne AtncniMMi did bcgfinf Urn to reins bio wrath towwdi bebeddanoadtd. Aksender dkl tole^^nvd lor Atbenoy or Dccnnw ne woe to get on wHb bbi Alton pidMoii nad hMrtb to lentm onytbtaf bebtod to Oinnon vbfeb be coold not troft.

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