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The Gothic War

Torsten Jacobsen

The Gothic War

Rome"s final conflict in the West

by Torsten Jacobsen

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Published by Westholme in Yardley, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Goths,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTorsten Cumberland Jacobsen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDF572 .J33 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 370 p.
    Number of Pages370
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27111554M
    ISBN 101594160848
    ISBN 109781594160844
    OCLC/WorldCa294885264, 317749874


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The Gothic War Rome's Final Conflict in the West (Book): Buda (Musician): A period of stability in the early sixth century A.D. gave the Eastern Roman emperor Justinian an opportunity to recapture parts of the Western Empire which had been lost to invading barbarians in the preceding centuries.

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