Until now, the Teutoburg Forest
defeat of three Roman legions by Germanic tribes, 2,000 years ago next year, was thought to have ended Rome's expansion into northeastern Europe and set the limits of the empire at the Rhine.
It was founded in 1214 to guard a crossroads in the Teutoburg Forest
, but in the centuries that followed, it grew into a prosperous center of textile production.
11: The Hermannsdenkmal is a huge monument in Germany's Teutoburg forest
, commemorating a battle in which year?
Provides a concise, focused account of one event that happened in a single day: the annihilation of three entire Roman legions in the Teutoburg Forest
in 9 A.
Rome's Greatest Defeat: Massacre in the Teutoburg Forest
This is a provocative book: contrary to other scholarship, the authors claim that the beginning of the Viking process "was the re-alignment of military strategy that took place in the Roman Empire as a consequence of the Battle of Teutoburg Forest
in AD 9" (p.
Quickly establishing that the battle in the Teutoburg Forest
in AD 9 resulted in a frontier that has lasted two thousand years, the author shapes his narrative "of perhaps the most important battle in European history" for a contemporary American reader (18).
The Battle That Stopped Rome: Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the Slaughter of the Legions in the Teutoburg Forest
(Norton History Titles, 19.
When we drove out of town in the black limousine which my father had bought himself when the business was going well, to head for the Teutoburg Forest
which lay nearby, I felt ashamed and guilty that we were heading for the Teutoburg Forest
The policy was optimistic but not implausible, and if the emperor's legions had not lost the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest
in the autumn of A.
Quintilius Varus' army in the Teutoburg Forest