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The Venetian plain immediately east of the Piave is a scene of desolation.
Several German divisions were east of the Piave, and an attempt to force the river and capture Venice was considered likely.
With the lines in the mountains held, the operations on the Piave present no formidable danger to Italy.
On the Piave some boats, containing Austrian troops attempting a surprise attack, were upset.
It was helped considerably by heavy rains which created flood conditions at many points along the Piave.