> *****GK: The Getae (not the Goths who at that time
> were still in "Scandzia") ravaged what later (not in
> Caesar's time) became a part of "Germania". At any
> rate from the time of the arrival of the
> Just a small comment. The Goths are considered having entered the
> area about the 3rd century B.C.So they went directly from Scandinavia to Vistula to the Black Sea
> Oscar Almgren says there was a exodus from Gotland between 300-150B.C.
> However they didn't know to where.Interesting! When was the exodus *to* Gotland?
> Polish archeologists, foremosst Wolagiewicz, have carefully studiedthe
> Gotic gravefields in the Weichsel area and found that the oldestbelonged
> gravefields to back to the second century B.C.
> In the Roman geographer Strabons writings it says that the Goths
> to an association of Germanic tribes that was under the MarcomannerMarbod