When Rome was famously sacked in 410 CE, the Visigoths attempted to undermine Roman identity by desecrating what sacred sites?

Answer: The mausoleums of the emperors Augustus (63 BCE – 14 CE) and Hadrian (76-138 CE). The mausoleums were stripped and ransacked, with the ashes of imperial dynasties, revered by generations, scattered to the wind.

Source: AD410 – The Year That Shook Rome by Sam Moorhead & David Stuttard

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