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In September of 476 AD, the barbarian commander Odoacer forced the teenaged Western Roman emperor Romulus Augustus to resign his office.
ROME DIDN'T FALL WHEN YOU THINK IT DID. HERE'S WHY THAT FABRICATED HISTORY STILL MATTERS TODAYEDWARD J. WATTSOCTOBER 6, 2021TIME
Nine different Western Roman emperors had risen and fallen since 455 and most of them had been overthrown by barbarian commanders like Odoacer.
ROME DIDN'T FALL WHEN YOU THINK IT DID. HERE'S WHY THAT FABRICATED HISTORY STILL MATTERS TODAYEDWARD J. WATTSOCTOBER 6, 2021TIME
In four cases, the barbarian generals toppled one emperor and delayed appointing another.
ROME DIDN'T FALL WHEN YOU THINK IT DID. HERE'S WHY THAT FABRICATED HISTORY STILL MATTERS TODAYEDWARD J. WATTSOCTOBER 6, 2021TIME
It casts one’s opponent as an outsider, perhaps a barbarian, who must be scorned and defied, even if that results, as it did for Leonidas, in self-destruction.
THIS IS THE GUN-LOVING RIGHT’S FAVORITE GREEK TAUNTJAMES ROMMSEPTEMBER 27, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Yet it won’t do to merely split a bunch of logs and leave them in a state of splintered entropy like some barbarian.
HOW TO FIND ZEN BY SPLITTING AND STACKING WOODMARTIN FRITZ HUBERMARCH 1, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Christendom looked astounded upon the spectacle of a barbarian invasion bursting forth from the cellars and garrets of Paris.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
The words, taken in a new acceptation, reveal the charming maladroitness of a northern barbarian kneeling before a Roman beauty.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
But in each case the barbarian was not very far below the surface—any more than he is in an Englishman sometimes.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
He turned angrily on the "barbarian" schools, that would sweep away the past, and create Humanity anew on some arbitrary plan.
THE LIFE OF MAZZINIBOLTON KING
Philip has been deemed a mere barbarian, whose victory was certain to be, and was, the death of Grecian liberty.
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