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" A great part of Asia was explored under the direction of Darius. He being desirous to know in what part the Indus, which is the second river that produces crocodiles, discharges itself into the sea, sent in ships both others on whom he could rely to make... "
The Histories of Herodotus - Page 226
by Herodotus - 1899 - 568 pages
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Memoir of a Map of Hindoostan: Or, The Mogul Empire: with an Introduction ...

James Rennell - 1793 - 479 pages
...his knowledge eastward. With respect to Scylax's discoveries, this is Herodotus's account. " Darius being desirous to know in what part the Indus (which is the second river that produces crocodiles) runs into the sea, sent Scylax of Caryandra, with others of approved fidelity, to make the discovery....
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The History of Herodotus, Volume 1

Herodotus - 1824
...whose name I forbear to mention, detained. XLIV. Much of Asia was discovered by Darius. For that king, being desirous to know in what part the Indus, which is the second river that produces crocodiles, runs into the sea, sent Scylax of Caryanday, with others of approved fidelity, to make the discovery....
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A Grammar of the Pukhto, Pushto, Or Language of the Afgháns ..., Volume 1

Henry George Raverty - 1855 - 423 pages
...immigrated into their present territories from the westward ;§ and that the aborigines — the Seah * " A great part of Asia was explored under the direction of Darius. He, being desirous to know where the Indus, which is the second river that produces crocodiles, discharged itself into the sea,...
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A Grammar of the Puk̲h̲to, Pus̲h̲to, Or Language of the Afg̲h̲ans: Together ...

Henry George Raverty - 1867 - 204 pages
...their present territories from the westward ;§ and that the aborigines — the Seah-posh Kafirs, • " A great part of Asia was explored under the direction of Darius. Ho, being desirous to know where the Indus, which is the second river that produces crocodiles, discharged...
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Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bombay, Volume 19

Asiatic Society of Bombay - 1897
...enterprising zeal that he had sent an expedition to the shores of the Indus. Herodotus says : — " A great part of Asia was explored under the direction...crocodiles, discharges itself into the sea, sent in ships with others on whom he could rely to make a true report and also Scylax of Caryanda. They accordingly...
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Herodotus, Book 7

Herodotus - 1901 - 613 pages
...Samos with great wealth, which a Samian detained : though I know his name, I purposely conceal it. 44. A great part of Asia was explored under the direction...Scylax of Caryanda. They accordingly, setting out from thecityof Caspatyrus and the country of Pactyice, sailed down the river towards the east and sunrise...
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Journal of the American Oriental Society, Volume 33

American Oriental Society - 1913
...Asia."1 The first Greek record of navigation in the Erythraean Sea is likewise found in Herodotus (4, 4): "A great part of Asia was explored under the direction...Caryanda. They accordingly, setting out from the city of Caspapyrus and the country of Pactyice l sailed down the river toward the east and sunrise to the sea;...
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A Grammar of the Puḱh̲to, Puśh̲to, Or Language of the Afg̲h̲āns: In which ...

H. G. Raverty - 2001 - 204 pages
...their present, territories from the westward ; § and that the aborigines — the Seiih-posh Kafirs, » "A great part of Asia was explored under the direction of Darius. He, being desirous to know where the Indus, which is the second river that produces crocodiles, discharged itself into the sea,...
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Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, Volume 23, Part 2

1854
...still occupy that district, the Suwatees, and the people of Astor and Gilgit. * " A great part of Alia was explored under the direction of Darius. He. being desirous to know where the Indus, which is the second river that produce« crocodiles, discharged itself into tlie sea,...
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