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happy they were mad and furious shaking their fists at him. Even the soldiers were disgusted by him and wanted him gone the roman empire wanted to start a revolt. The Battle of Adrianople(Ammianus Marcellinus) How did the Goths get into the Roman Empire? (Please use Marcellinus’ account to answer this question—not just the introduction). They fled their home area because the Huns the Huns invaded and ruined their homes. The romans let them in the emperor let them in. They hadthe ways of no one should be left behind no one should have to suffer so they help them and
let them in. But it ended up being a not so good idea because the romans in slaved some people and took stuff from them and the goth were not gonna take that nicely.After reading Marcellinus’ account of the battle, what would you say were the major reasons for Rome’s defeat at Adrianople? The barbarians just seem to have better arms and strangely and knew how to out play the Romans. The Romans at one point were surrounded and justthink the Romans could not outsmart the barbarians. The barbarians knew how they fought and knew their weakness.