Teutoburg Forest

Server Costs Fundraiser 2024

Help our mission to provide free history education to the world! Please donate and contribute to covering our server costs in 2024. With your support, millions of people learn about history entirely for free every month.
$2799 / $18000


Carole Raddato
published on 06 February 2017
Teutoburg Forest Download Full Size Image

View over the Teutoburg Forest, the site of the famous battle which took place on September 9 CE, when an alliance of Germanic tribes ambushed and decisively destroyed three Roman legions and their auxiliaries, led by Publius Quinctilius Varus. (Museum und Park Kalkriese, Germany)

Remove Ads
Subscribe to this author

About the Author

Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Raddato, C. (2017, February 06). Teutoburg Forest. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6327/teutoburg-forest/

Chicago Style

Raddato, Carole. "Teutoburg Forest." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 06, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6327/teutoburg-forest/.

MLA Style

Raddato, Carole. "Teutoburg Forest." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 06 Feb 2017. Web. 19 Jul 2024.