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The Huns Research Paper

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The Huns were a group of nomadic people who lived in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, and Central Asia between the 1st Century AD and the 7th Century. The origins of the Huns are disputed, although it is likely that they originally came from another nomadic group called the Xiongnu, who inhabited what is now Mongolia and often battled with the Han Empire of China. After their defeat by the Han, part of the Xiongnu began to move west and acquire other nomadic people, these people would become the Huns . Attila the Hun, dubbed the Scourge of God by the Romans, ruled the Hunnic Empire from 434 to his death in 453AD. Attila and his brother, Bleda rose to power after their Uncle, Rugila, died in 433AD, “Attila inherited an army that had waged war
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