A History of the Vandals

A History of the Vandals

by Torsten Cumberland Jacobsen

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781594161599
Publisher: Westholme Publishing
Publication date: 06/12/2012
Edition description: 1
Pages: 360
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

TORSTEN CUMBERLAND JACOBSEN is a former curator of the Danish Royal Arsenal Museum. He is the author of The Gothic War: Rome’s Final Conquest in the West, also available from Westholme Publishing.

Table of Contents

List of Maps ix

Preface xi

1 Early Vandal History 1

2 The Sack of Gaul and the Road to Spain 30

3 The Invasion of North Africa 70

4 The Vandals in North Africa 114

5 The Sack of Rome 139

6 The Later Kingdom 165

7 The Roman Invasion 187

8 Rise of Stotzas 219

9 The Final Campaigns 234

10 Aftermath 243

Appendices: Aspects of the Vandal Kingdom in Africa 253

Roman Emperors in the Fifth and Sixth Centuries 309

Chronology 313

Genealogy of the Vandal Kings 318

The Sources 320

Selected Bibliography 328

Index 351

Acknowledgments 361

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