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The Project Gutenberg EBook of The History of The Decline and Fall of theRoman Empire, by Edward GibbonThis eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and withalmost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.org Title: The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman EmpireVolume 3Author: Edward GibbonCommentator: H. H. MilmanRelease Date: June 7, 2008 [EBook #733]Language: EnglishCharacter set encoding: ISO-8859-1*** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK DECLINE OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE ***Produced by David Reed and David Widge
HISTORY OF THE DECLINE ANDFALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE
Edward Gibbon, Esq.With notes by the Rev. H. H. Milman
Volume Three, Complete Contents
1782 (Written), 1845 (Revised)
Contents
Death Of Gratian.—Ruin Of Arianism.—St. Ambrose.—FirstCivil War, Against Maximus.—Character, Administration, And Penance Of Theodosius.—Death Of Valentinian II.—Second Civil War, Against Eugenius.—Death Of Theodosius.
Final Destruction Of Paganism.—Introduction Of The WorshipOf Saints, And Relics, Among The Christians.
Final Division Of The Roman Empire Between The Sons Of 
 
Theodosius.—Reign Of Arcadius And Honorius—AdministrationOf Rufinus And Stilicho.—Revolt And Defeat Of Gildo InAfrica.
Revolt Of The Goths.—They Plunder Greece.—Two GreatInvasions Of Italy By Alaric And Radagaisus.—They AreRepulsed By Stilicho.—The Germans Overrun Gaul.—UsurpationOf Constantine In The West.—Disgrace And Death Of Stilicho.
Invasion Of Italy By Alaric.—Manners Of The Roman SenateAnd People.—Rome Is Thrice Besieged, And At LengthPillaged, By The Goths.—Death Of Alaric.—The GothsEvacuate Italy.—Fall Of Constantine.—Gaul And Spain AreOccupied By The Barbarians. —Independence Of Britain.
Arcadius Emperor Of The East.—Administration And DisgraceOf Eutropius.—Revolt Of Gainas.—Persecution Of St. JohnChrysostom.—Theodosius II. Emperor Of The East.—His Sister Pulcheria.—His Wife Eudocia.—The Persian War, And DivisionOf Armenia.
Death Of Honorius.—Valentinian III.—Emperor Of The East.—Administration Of His Mother Placidia—Aetius And Boniface.—Conquest Of Africa By The Vandals.
The Character, Conquests, And Court Of Attila, King Of TheHuns.—Death Of Theodosius The Younger.—Elevation Of Marcian To The Empire Of The East.
Invasion Of Gaul By Attila.—He Is Repulsed By Aetius And The Visigoths.—Attila Invades And Evacuates Italy.—TheDeaths Of Attila, Aetius, And Valentinian The Third.
Sack Of Rome By Genseric, King Of The Vandals.—His NavalDepredations.—Succession Of The Last Emperors Of The West,Maximus, Avitus, Majorian, Severus, Anthemius, Olybrius,Glycerius, Nepos, Augustulus.—Total Extinction Of TheWestern Empire.—Reign Of Odoacer, The First Barbarian King Of Italy.
Origin Progress, And Effects Of The Monastic Life.— Conversion Of The Barbarians To Christianity And Arianism.— Persecution Of The Vandals In Africa.—Extinction Of Arianism Among The Barbarians.
Reign And Conversion Of Clovis.—His Victories Over TheAlemanni, Burgundians, And Visigoths.—Establishment Of TheFrench Monarchy In Gaul.—Laws Of The Barbarians.—State Of The Romans.—The Visigoths Of Spain.—Conquest Of Britain By The Saxons.
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