The Storm Over Europe: The Wandering Tribes (2002): S01E03 – The Struggle for Rome


Introduction

This series deals with the mass migration of Germanic tribes at the very beginning of European history, when Rome raced toward collapse.

Also known as The Fall of Rome.

Outline

“They came down from the high mountains like a whirlwind.” It was almost certainly hunger that drove the nomadic Huns from the Mongolian steppes towards Europe. They were in search of grain, cattle and gold. Experts resolve the question of precisely why the Huns invaded Europe, and why they enjoyed such immense military success.

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You can find a full index and overview of Storm Over Europe: The Wandering Tribes here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 23 October 2002.
  • Running Time: 50 minutes.
  • Rating: 13+.
  • Country: Germany.
  • Language: English and German.

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