Called the "Scourge of God". Marched up the Danube river and in June 452 he advanced on Rome with his cavalry and well-armed foot-soldiers from Asia. There he met with Bishop Leo, an emissary from Rome, to negotiate for peace. He agreed to spare Rome, and he withdrew from Italy.
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