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The Day of the Barbarians

The Battle That Led to the Fall of the Roman Empire

by Alessandro Barbero

  • 239 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Walker & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - General,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • History / Military / General,
  • Adrianople, Battle of, Edirne, Turkey, 378,
  • Empire, 284-476,
  • Rome

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7876946M
    ISBN 100802715710
    ISBN 109780802715715

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Praise for The Day of the Barbarians: “Barbero’s narrative skillfully exploits the tensions inherent in these events One of the many paradoxes in Barbero’s elegant and pleasurable little account—what a joy it is to read about the ancient world in digestible portions—is that the Eastern empire learned from its experience and intentionally shifted its barbarians farther and farther /5(32).

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Overall Day of the Barbarians is a fascinating read and provides an interesting argument about what contributed to the fall of the Roman Empire. Though not as long and note dense as other historical books, this book provides a perfect read for those less interested in all the dense details of history.4/5(1).

"The Day of the Barbarians - The Battle that Led to the Fall of the Roman Empire" is a tightly written, page review of a key moment in ancient Roman history, but Barbero argues that it's not that "rare moment" that lends itself to such dramatic Romans were soundly beaten by a barbarian army on August 9, /5(20).

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. The Day of the Barbarians: The Battle That Led to the Fall of the Roman Empire Alessandro Barbero, Author, John Cullen, Translator.

Walker $ (p) ISBN   Book Review. Today’s Paper | But only in a narrow sense are those hours of slaughter the point of the title of Alessandro Barbero’s “Day of the Barbarians.” It was also an empire.

An excellent true narrative on the history of the Goths and the Eastern Roman climax of the book revolves around the battle of Adrianople where the "Roman" army was soundly defeated, about miles from this time the Goths were so deeply established in both the "Roman" army and the opposing army that it truly was a Gothic mercenaries,"early arrivals" to 5/5(5).

On August 9, AD, at Adrianople in the Roman province of Thrace (now western Turkey), the Roman Empire began to fall. Two years earlier, an unforeseen flood of refugees from the East Germanic tribe known as the Goths had arrived at the Empire's eastern border, seeking admittance.

Though usually successful in dealing with barbarian groups, in this instance the Roman authorities failed.4/5(5). The Romans, in dire need of workers in the fields and fresh recruits for the army, allowed the barbarians to cross into the empire—and lived to rue the day.

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