West Germans and East Germans
The Huns, the Visigoths, Gratian, Valens, and the Battle of Hadrianople
The Rise of Alaric
Honorius and Arcadius: Formal Split of Roman and Byzantine Empires (395 A.D.)
The Vandal Stilicho vs. the Visigoth Alaric. Death of Stilicho.
Alaric burns Rome, 410 A.D.
Fall of the Roman Empire in the West, 476 A.D. Odovacer, Romulus Augustulus, Zeno, and Theodoric.
Justinian and Theodora
The Nika riots
Byzantine Conquest of Rome by Belisarius and Narses; Fatal Sack of Rome by Totila 546 A.D. Death of Totila. Consequences of the "Conquest."
The Corpus Juris Civilis: Codex, Novels, Digest, and Institutes
The Roman Law of Persons: Male Head of Household, Children, Slaves, and Women. Rights and Responsibilities
The Roman Law of Things: Contracts and Obligations, Delicts and Theft
The Roman Law of Actions
Criminal Trials and Capital Offenses.