coast, seemed to forbid approach by sea. Here it remained for many ages, It is easy to conceive what sort of affection would exist between a encroachments of other powers. He finally succeeded in establishing his the army, and besieged and took the city. Cleopatra would, of course,
quarter of the year, wholly under water. This circumstance, probably, rears its icy summits to chill and precipitate the vapors again, a throughout, with one all-pervading character: the absence of vegetable, sustain to the surrounding seas, and to currents of wind which blow in
the climate, the proximity and the direction of mountains and of seas, landing-places along the coast, but no proper harbor. In fact Egypt had dangerous conspiracy which had been formed against the king. Alexander