War with Attila and Huns [450-453]
Centuries have passed since 753 BC, the mythical date of the founding of the city of Rome. Originally a small Roman city-state struggling for bare existence, over time it developed into a confident republic that expanded its territory at the expense of its neighbors. Memories of the conquest of Rome and the famous statement of Vae victis ( woe to the defeated ) of the victorious Celtic king Brenn have long since faded. Now it was the Romans who attacked ...