The Battle of Teutoburg Forest
In the beginning of the year AD9 the Emperor Augustus was in Rome, Christ might have been teaching
in the temple, and Publius Quinctilius Varus was in Germania. He was there to moderate the
German tribal disputes to Rome's benefit, and most importantly, to set up a tax collection office
in the region of the Elbe. In autumn of the same year he received disturbing news...