The Gothic Invasion Of RomeStreaming Video - 2011
Edirne in modern Turkey is the site of the old Roman town of Adrianople. In August, 378 AD, a Roman army of 20,000 commanded by the Emperor Valens faced a Barbarian horde of over 100,000 under their leader Fritigern. They had to be stopped or barbarian tribes from the German forest to the steppes of Asia would flood in and destroy the old empire. The Romans decided to halt the tribes at Adrianople. With new video game technology you are about to see this great battle as never before--the vast numbers of soldiers, the troop formations, how they fought and how the battle was won. Get the view the generals wished they'd had on Decisive Battles.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2004
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (45 min.) :,sd., col., digital file