- Oct 2018
It certainly was one hell of a defeat. It proved to be the last instance of an eastern expedition assisting the western emperors, and it paved the way for the so-called Eternal Peace between Gaiseric and the eastern court.Greatest Roman defeat was the one that put an end to any political idea of "Roman" in the West. Capr Bon in 468 AD. It was huge and costly. No more Rome. Move onto the next chapter in the history of Europe.
As bad as all other Roman defeats, Rome kept on going. Recouping and carrying on. 468 AD was the end of the line.