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" Foes are they," sang a Roman poet of the time, "fierce beyond other foes and cunning as they are fierce ; the sea is their school of war and the storm their friend ; they are sea-wolves that prey on the pillage of the world... "
Old World Background to American History: An Elementary History for the ... - Page 142
by Samuel Bannister Harding, Margaret Snodgrass Harding - 1919 - 378 pages
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A Short History of the English People

John Richard Green - Great Britain - 1875 - 847 pages
...glee with which they seized either sword or oar. " Foes are they," sang a Roman poet of the time, " fierce beyond other foes, and cunning as they are...fierce : the sea is their school of war, and the storm their friend ; they are sea-wolves that live on the pillage of the world." To meet the league of Pict,...
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A Short History of the English People

John Richard Green - Great Britain - 1877 - 847 pages
...careless glee with which they seized sword or oar. " Foes are they," sang a Roman poet of the time, 'aerce beyond other foes, and cunning as they are fierce : the sea is •KIT school of war, and the storm their friend ; they are sea-wolves :tat live on the pillage of...
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History of the English People, Volume 1

John Richard Green - Great Britain - 1878
...glee with which they seized either sword or oar. " Foes are they," sang a Roman poet of the time, " fierce beyond other foes and cunning as they are fierce ; the sea is their school of war and the storm their friend ; they are sea-wolves that prey on the pillage of the world ! " Britain. Of the three...
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A Short History of the English People

John Richard Green - Great Britain - 1878 - 823 pages
...glee with which they seized either sword or oar. "Foes arc they," sang a Roman poet of the time, " fierce beyond other foes, and cunning as they are fierce : the sea is their school of war, and the stornr their friend; they are sea-wolves that live on the pillage of the world." To meet the league...
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Readings from English History, Volumes 1-3

John Richard Green - Great Britain - 1879
...glee with which they seized either sword or oar. " Foes are they," sang a Roman poet of the time, " fierce beyond other foes and cunning as they are fierce ; the sea is their school of war and the storm their friend ; they are sea-wolves that prey on the pillage of the world I " II. THE ENGLISH CONQUEST...
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Readings from English history, selected and ed. by J.R. Green, Volume 1

John Richard Green - 1879
...glee with which they seized either sword or oar. " Foes are they," sang a Roman poet of the time, " fierce beyond other foes and cunning as they are fierce ; the sea is their school of war and the storm their friend ; they are sea-wolves that prey on the pillage of the world ! " II. THE ENGLISH CONQUEST...
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Blackie's comprehensive school series, Part 1

Blackie and son, ltd - 1879
...ale from the skulls of people whom they had killed in battle. An old Roman poet says of them — " Foes are they fierce beyond other foes, and cunning as they are fierce; ike sea is their school of ivar and the storm their friend; they are sea-wolves that live on the pillage...
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The Isles of Summer; Or, Nassau and the Bahamas ...

Charles Ives - Bahamas - 1880 - 356 pages
...careless glee with which they seized either sword or oar. 'Foes are they,' sang a Eoman poet of the time, 'fierce beyond other foes, and cunning as they are...fierce; the sea is their school of war, and the storm their friend; they arc sea-wolves that prey on the pillage of the world.' " The most violent of the...
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Historical reader, Issue 1

George Girling - 1882
...ale from the skulls of people whom they had killed in battle. An old Roman poet says of them — " Foes are they fierce beyond other foes, and cunning...fierce; the sea is their school of war and the storm their friend; they are sea-wolves that live on the pillage of the world." 8. Such were the people that...
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Marcus Ward's history readers, ed. by J.G. [sic] Hefford, Issue 1

Ward Marcus and co, ltd - 1883
...they set upon it, killed the crew, and seized the vessel. 4. "Foes they are," writes a Roman poet, " fierce beyond other foes, and cunning as they are...fierce. The sea is their school of war, and the storm their friend. They are sea-wolves, that live on the pillage1 of the world." 5. Now, as you know, some...
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