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S01:E01 - Part 1: Arminius: Traitor or Hero?
Since the 15th century, Arminius has been glorified as a German national hero. But who was Hermann The Cheruscan under whom Germanic tribes defeated three Roman legions at the Teutoburg Forest in 9 AD? Where did he come from? And how did he betray the Romans under General Varus so they never again attempted to conquer Germanic territory east of the Rhine River? Part 1 of this documentary sheds light on the exciting life of Arminius telling the thrilling story that led to the Varian Disaster.