Odovacar's camp had been long prepared, was carefully fortified, and protected Page 117 by the deep and rapid Isonzo.
No great act of cruelty or oppression stains the memory of Odovacar.
The Rugian war was short, and Odovacar's success was decisive.
The campaign, if such it may be called, Page 102 between Odovacar and Orestes was of the shortest and most perfunctory kind.
Of the details of Odovacar's rule in Italy we know very little.
Odovacar took up a strong position near Verona, separated from that city by the river Adige.
Odovacar (Odoacer), King (476-493), faithful service of Liberius to, ii.
The chief clause of the treaty was that which assured Odovacar not only life but absolute equality of power with his conqueror.
Liberius had been a faithful servant of Odovacar; and had to the last remained by the sinking vessel of his fortunes.
When Odovacar arrived, two suppliants knelt before him and clasped his hands while offering a feigned petition.