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by vodnik
Mon Nov 27, 2017 12:35 pm
Forum: Army List Discussions
Topic: Bavarians
Replies: 2
Views: 1260

Re: Bavarians

...as a fighting factor the Bavarians appeared from between 476AD - 530AD. That means, after the fall of western Rome when Odoacer became the king of Italy. To save the main land the Romans from Noricum were called back to Italay. Odoacer was killed by Theoderic the Great in Ravenna in 493AD. The re...
by vodnik
Wed Nov 22, 2017 1:37 pm
Forum: Army List Discussions
Topic: Bavarians
Replies: 2
Views: 1260

Re: Bavarians

...some people says the Bavarians are (germanis or celtic tribes) emigratet from Bohemia but they were more related to the Franks and Thuringians, maybe with Avar influence...
by vodnik
Wed Nov 22, 2017 9:57 am
Forum: Army List Discussions
Topic: Bavarians
Replies: 2
Views: 1260

Bavarians

...the first western Slavic empire was foundet by a frankish merchant called Samo. It is not certain where Wogastisburg was located. Somewhere between Bavaria, Bohemia and Slowakia. In 631 AD or 32 an austrasian frankish army tried to subdue this neighbor. Led by king Dagobert assisted by Lombard an...
by vodnik
Sat Nov 18, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Army List Discussions
Topic: Slav or Wend
Replies: 2
Views: 1545

Slav or Wend

Many wargamers use for their research of a particular army the DBMM army lists from Phil Barker. But there are a lot of wrong informations in German & Slaw lists. The main oponent of Charlemagne as well as other German kings in north & east Germany were Slawish trybes of 2 rival nations; Obotrites a...