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    • The Invasion of Europe by the Barbarians

    • By: John Bagnell Bury
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 60
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      4 out of 5 stars 56

    In the last half of the fourth century, the Roman Empire began to feel the stress of renewed pressure on its borders as Germanic and Asian tribes moved westward. As these tribes settled, they began to form alliances and to convert to Christianity. But when these very capable tribesmen began to enlist in the Roman military, the empire began to fall under the control of mercenary soldiers.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating read, a gold mine of information

    • By Mario on 08-13-09

    Regular price: $19.44