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Furor Teutonicus, Pax Romana [electronic resource]

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At the time the Roman Empire supplanted the failed Republic, the Rhine River marked Rome's northern frontier in western Europe-until Emperor Augustus tried to push the boundary east to the Elbe. Focusing on the events during the 1st through 4th centuries, this program traces the movements of the Goths and the tribes of Germania, including the epic battle in the year 9 when Arminius, leader of the Germanic resistance to Roman colonization, destroyed three Roman legions under Publius Varus-and the emperor's plans for conquest.
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53 min.
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
The Wandering Tribes of Europe
Wandering tribes of Europe
  • Founders of Europe (1:06)
  • Face of the Goths (3:33)
  • History of the Goths in Poland. (5:00)
  • Goths Head South (2:16)
  • Cheruscans (2:43)
  • Roman Battlesites (6:11)
  • Romans Tried to Keep Out the Tribes (3:52)
  • Trade Takes Place at the Limes (4:59)
  • Goths Move to Crimea (5:57)
  • Eastern Goths and Visigoths (4:00)
  • Christianity and Wulfila Bible (5:55)
  • Coins (0:01)
  • Roman and Goth Summit (5:13)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], c2002.
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  • 30641s Films Media Group
  • 30643 Films Media Group
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1 streaming video file (53 min.) : sd., col., digital.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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