CRACK! The sound of the first rifle shot left an echo that trailed onto the horizon. We flinched just a bit when the first volley was fired, then heard the… 349 more words
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For September 30th:
489 The Ostrogoths under king Theoderic the Great defeat the forces of Odoacer for the second time at Verona (Northern Italy).
737 Turgesh drive back an Umayyad invasion of Khuttal, follow them south of the Oxus and capture their baggage train. 419 more words