Constantine III

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The Visigoths sack Rome – the fall of Rome

By |2019-06-04T04:53:04-07:00September 3rd, 2017|History, Romans|

Fall of Rome: A gold coin of the Roman empress Eudoxia, Arcadius' wife and the ruler of the Roman Empire Honorius and Arcadius When Theodosius died in 395 AD, he left the Roman Empire to his two sons, Honorius and Arcadius. Honorius took the West and Arcadius the East. Who was Theodosius?  Short Roman history All [...]

King Arthur’s Britain – Medieval history

By |2019-02-04T04:40:50-07:00August 2nd, 2017|History, Medieval|

Like the people King Arthur was fighting: Sutton Hoo Anglo-Saxon helmet (500s-600s AD, now in the British Museum) The end of Roman Britain When Constantine III revolted in England in 406 AD and took all its Roman troops with him to France, that was really the end of Roman control in Britain. Who was Constantine III? The Roman [...]