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ducted a series of expeditions with the heavily reinforced armies of the lower
Rhine. In 14 he made a preliminary foray into the basin of the Lippe, where he
systematically devastated the land and butchered its inhabitants. In 15 and 16 he
with the Batavians of the lower Rhine region, who had rendered good service to
Vitellius in the spring campaign of 69 (p. 6oi), but had since been aggrieved by a
harshly enforced demand for additional troops in the ensuing summer.
Emperor- making endangers the frontiers. of the Rhine to Strasbourg or Basle
had now been lost to the Romans, and the border tribes on the Gallic side of the
river had mostly thrown in their lot with Classicus or Civilis. But the landslide of ...
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