TITLE

STOPPING ATTILA The Battle of Châlons

AUTHOR(S)
Gordon, Richard
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Military History;Dec2003, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the confrontation between Flavius Aetius' and Attila the Hun in AD 451, known as the Battle of Chalons. Historical background of the Battle of Châlons; Military preparations of both parties for the war; Discussion on the Huns' first major raid under Attila against the Romans led by Aetius' and Theodoric; Historical implications of the Battle of Ch&acitc;lons. INSET: Aetius -- the Greatest of the Patricians.
ACCESSION #
11073582

 

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