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A God of war, said to be the apotheosized Spirit of Romulus, founder of the City....
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Romulus Augustulus is usually rcgarcled 10 have bcen tlte last western ... ( appointed Augustus by the empcror Leo l in 474), as lau: as 480.l Romulus was.
Imperial Rome - British Museum
Augustus made Egypt a Roman province in 31 BC, and the emperors after him ... Western empire, Romulus Augustulus, was overthrown in AD 476 and Italy ...
Rome, Ravenna and the Last Western Emperors - JStor
Romulus 'Augustulus' in 476. The description is misleading. Ravenna did indeed serve as the main imperial residence and seat of government for the early.
Roman Identity in the Age of Augustus - University of Michigan
A Critical Look at the Roles of Aeneas, Romulus, and Hercules in the ... toward Augustus' involvement in civil war and his identity as a re-founder of Rome.
The Fall of Rome - Utah State University
476 CE: The “Fall of Rome”. • 476 CE: the German general Odovacar deposed the reigning boy-emperor. Romulus Augustulus.

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Life of the Week: Romulus Augustus
Rather than taking the Imperial throne for himself, on 31 October AD 475 Orestes made his son, Romulus, the next emperor of the western Roman Empire. The new emperor, who was around 14 years old, was proclaimed as 'Romulus Augustus' to the western ...
Romulus Augustus – The Last Emperor of Rome
Romulus Augustus was the son of Orestes who once had been an assistant to Attila the Hun, and who had at times been sent on diplomatic visits to Constantinople. After Attila's death, Orestes joined the service of the western empire and quickly achieved ...
"Lost to the West"
However, most pinpoint A.D. 476, the year in which “a barbarian general named Odoacer” smashed into Italy, seizing power from the last Roman emperor, Romulus Augustulus.
Romulus Augustulus: kim był ostatni cesarz zachodniorzymski?
Panował przez niespełna dziesięć miesięcy, jako marionetka w rękach ojca nie miał żadnego wpływu na sytuację w państwie, a obalenie jego władzy przypieczętowało rozkład Cesarstwa Zachodniorzymskiego. 31 października 475 roku, w wieku dwunastu ...
Zustände wie im alten Rom
Der letzte Kaiser Italiens hatte noch Glück im Unglück: Im Jahr 476 wurde der junge Romulus Augustulus, das "Augüstchen", vom germanischen Heerführer Odoaker kurzerhand abgesetzt. Was aber erstaunt: Augustulus wurde nicht - wie damals üblich ...

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