Visual Timeline: Germania

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800 BCE: Beer brewed in Germany.
 
120 BCE - 101 BCE: Migrations of the Germanic Cimbri and Teutoni.
 
 
102 BCE: Marius, after reforming the Roman army, defeats the Teutons and Ambrones at Aquae Sextiae.
 
 
9 CE: The Rhine River is established as the boundary between the Latin and German speaking worlds, following the defeat of the Roman army, under the command of Varus, at the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest.
 
168 CE: Germanic tribes cross the Danube into the Roman Empire.
 
 
 
 
 
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