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king of the Vandals who seized Roman lands and invaded North Africa and sacked Rome (428-477)


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Victor Moses and Oldham's Genseric Kusunga chase after the ball in Sunday's FA Cup 3rd round tie
Wolves survived a couple of close calls, particularly late on with Carl Ikeme saving from Genseric Kusunga and Kirk Millar missing the target.
Edwards twice found the side-netting before the break as Wolves recovered from the shock of conceding after just 75 seconds when Genseric Kusunga's header looped into the net from James Dayton's free-kick.
Gautier concluded that a resource-depleted Rome died of old age in Genseric, roi des vandales [1935].
Current league positions Basle 4th, Otelul Galati 14th TEAM NEWS Scott Chipperfield (muscle strain), Valentin Stocker, Gilles Yapi and Genseric Kusunga (all knee) are ruled out.
In the transient possession of a rich and unresisting capital, the soldiers of Alaric and Genseric were stimulated by the passions of a victorious army; amidst the wanton indulgence of lust or cruelty, portable wealth was the object of their search.
But, like Norman Douglas in Old Calabria, Leigh Fermor turns up, in this unpromising place, a fine trove of history ("It is a little known fact, recorded in the Wars of Procopius, that Genseric, King of the Vandals, after he had conquered Carthage, purposed to invade the Mani") and folklore:
Augustine served as Bishop of Hippo from that time until his death on August 28, 430, the beginning of the siege of the city by the Vandal king Genseric.
The exegetes also appealed to Gibbon's descriptions of the Vandal invasions under Genseric, which they saw as predicted in the second trumpet of the Apocalypse (Revelation 8: 8-9).
Three years later he induced the Vandal Genseric to spare Rome and its people from fire, torture and massacre.
In addition to poems, Deshoulieres wrote an opera, Zoroastre (1680), and two tragedies, Jules-Antoine and Genseric (1680).
Dundee boss Neil McCann hopes defender Genseric Kusunga will be fit enough to face the Jags.
However, Peterborough were made to pay for missed chances as Genseric Kusunga headed in a 66th-minute equaliser.
But Posh failed to hold on to their advantage as Genseric Kusunga hauled away-day specialists Athletic - who have lost just one of their last 12 fixtures on the road - level.
Oldham v Gillingham Oldham's Jonathan Forte is a doubt but Genseric Kusunga could return.