Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. WAmba was the Visigothic king of Hispania, Septimania and Galicia from 672 to 680.SOme weeks after ascending the throne in 672 Wamba had to face a revolt from Hilderic, governor of Nîmes, who had himself aspired to the kingship. HIlderic was supported by Gunhild, Bishop of Maguelonne, and a large body of Jews eager to rise up against their persecution. SO Wamba sent Flavius Paulus, an Hispano-Roman duke, to put down the hostilities. BUt upon his arrival at Narbonne, Flavius Paulus became a rebel himself, inducing his officers to renounce their loyalty to Wamba. SOon his army elected him king and he was joined by Hilderic and his followers.