Barbarians In Rome Research Paper

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The entering of barbarians into Rome was one of the many events leading to their eventual demise. However, this wasn 't the ultimate intention of most of the Germanic tribes. One of these tribes, the Visigoths, held Rome in high esteem and simply wanted to be apart of the great empire. Many times the germanic people were welcomed into Rome even into the army but eventually too many were coming in and demanding Roman titles. This was magnified in the fourth century when the Huns were besaring down on the tribes along the outskirts of Rome and forcing them further in. In 376 the visigoths are allowed to settle in the empire but are treated poorly and many have to sell their children into slavery just to eat. Eventually the visigoths rebel

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