He plundered cities, he burned towns, he destroyed thousands of lives.
Was then wrecked, plundered and left roofless, all goods were pillaged, all cattle destroyed.
The Russians who entered Moscow, finding it plundered, plundered it in their turn.
The Czech mercenaries under Giszkra held the northern counties and from thence plundered those in the centre.
214 gives him a reign of 29 years) began in 553 B.C., and from the annals that in 550 Astyages marched against Cyrus, but was defeated; his troops revolted against him, he was taken prisoner, and Cyrus occupied and plundered Ecbatana.