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Why do the historans question the traditional date for the fall of the roman empire?

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What caused the fall of the roman empire?

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In which specific year and what date did the roman empire fall?

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How and why did the Roman Empire fall?

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Why did the Roman Empire fall from Diocletian?

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What is a generalization about the fall of the Roman Empire?

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Who was king at the fall of the roman empire?

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The generally agreed upon date for the fall of the Roman Empire is?

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What is the conclusion after the fall of roman empire?

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How did the Ancient Roman Empire fall?

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What effect has the Greco-Roman legal tradition had on civilizations since the fall of the Roman Empire?

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