Scope Of Chapter 36
Fall In The West — from 'The History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire' by Edward Gibbon

Sack of Rome by Genseric, king of the Vandals—His Naval Depredations — Succession of the Last Emperors of the West: Maximus, Avitus, Majorian, Severus, Anthemius, Olybrius, Glycerius & Nepos, Augustulus;Total Extinction of the Western Empire—Reign of Odoacer, the First Barbarian King of Italy
439-445Naval Power of the Vandals
455Character and Reign of the Emperor Maximus; His Death
Sack of Rome by the Vandals; Emperor Avitus
450-466Character of Theodoric, King of the Visigoths
456His Expedition into Spain; Avitus is deposed
457Character and Elevation of Majorian
457-461His salutary Laws— The Edifices of Rome
457Majorian prepares to invade Africa— Loss of his Fleet
461His Death
461-467Ricimer reigns under the Name of Severus
Revolt of Marcellinus in Dalmatia; Revolt of Aegidius in Gaul; Naval War of the Vandals
462,etcNegotiations with the Eastern Empire
457-474Leo, Emperor of the East
467-472Anthemius, Emperor of the West; Festival of the Lupercalia
468Preparations against the Vandals of Africa; Failure of the Expedition
462-472Conquests of the Visigoths in Spain and Gaul
468Trial of Arvandus
471Discord of Anthemius and Ricimer
472Olybrius, Emperor of the West; Sack of Rome, and Death of Anthemius; Death of Ricimer— Death of Olybrius
472-475Julius Nepos and Glycerius, Emperors of the West
475The Patrician Orestes
476His Son Augustulus, the last Emperor of the West
476-490Odoacer King of Italy
476 or 479Extinction of the Western Empire; Augustulus is banished to the Lucullan Villa; Decay of the Roman Spirit
476-490Character and Reign of Odoacer; Miserable State of Italy
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