|Title||The Fall of the Roman Empire: A New History of Rome and the Barbarians|
|Year of Publication||2007|
|Number of Pages||576|
|Publisher||Oxford University Press|
|Keywords||barbarians, Edirne, empire, Roman, Rome|
The death of the Roman Empire is one of the perennial mysteries of world history. Now, in this groundbreaking book, Peter Heather proposes a stunning new solution: Centuries of imperialism turned the neighbors Rome called barbarians into an enemy capable of dismantling an Empire that had dominated their lives for so long.