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34 news items

 
CNET
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:37:39 -0700

Arminius' alliance of six Germanic tribes ambushes and annihilates three Roman legions of Publius Quinctilius Varus in the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest on September 9, year 9 AD. Now I think we all know what that means... 6. More, more what?
 
Sonoran News
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 06:18:45 -0700

Toward the end of the Roman Empire, Rome placed many semi-friendly Germanic tribes in charge of protecting the frontier. These friendly tribes allied themselves with Rome and the local chieftains rose through the ranks of the Roman military. However ...

Foreign Affairs

Foreign Affairs
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:44:23 -0700

The Romans faced the same tactic around that time in their fight along the Rhine and Danube frontiers in Europe, against Germanic tribes who would dig hidden trenches connected by tunnels and then spring out of the ground to ambush the Roman soldiers.

The Diplomat

The Diplomat
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 02:00:00 -0700

This theory also manages to explain how Germanic tribes with only thousands of warriors managed to pick apart the Roman Empire. Of course, such views do not necessitate a deterministic view of history. It is still entirely possible for stronger, more ...
 
American Thinker
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:15:34 -0700

The most important of the Germanic tribes defending Roman rule that day were the Franks, who had settled in what's now Belgium. They would eventually get their revenge on their barbarian cousins. In 496, one of their kings, Clovis, converted to ...
 
GhanaWeb
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:22:30 -0700

You may remember the invasion of Britain by seafarers from the Scandinavian countries, the Ostragoths, Visigoths, the Romans led by Julius Caesar from Italy in 55 BC, the Vandals and Vikings, the Germanic tribes and Huns from Asia, the Crusaders from ...

Patheos (blog)

Patheos (blog)
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:33:45 -0700

Modern heathens attempt to reconstruct the ways of the ancient Germanic tribes as accurately as possible. This can be accomplished through doing research on how the ancient Germanic worldview and practices were implemented and then applying those ...
 
NFTU
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 05:25:43 -0700

King Liuvigild, despite his wars with Constantinople, did seek to accept the mantle of Roman civilization (as did many of the Germanic tribes); for example, the Visigoths continuously issued coinage along the imperial models (although with varying ...
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