The Gothic War: Rome's Final Conflict in the West

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Written as a general overview of this critical period, "The Gothic War: Justinian s Campaign to Reclaim Italy" opens with a history of the conflict with Persia and the great Roman general Belisarius s successful conquest of the Vandals in North Africa. After an account of the Ostrogothic tribe and their history, the campaigns of the long war for Italy are described in detail, including the three sieges of Rome, which turned the great city from a bustling metropolis into a desolate ruin. In addition to Belisarius, the Gothic ...

The Gothic War: Rome's Final Conflict in the West 2009, Westholme Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781594160844

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