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Life in Roman Britain

Life in Roman Britain

by Joan Alcock
     
 

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This accessible reconstruction of life in Roman Britain begins by placing Britain firmly in a historical context, drawing parallels with other provinces of the Roman Empire and linking the indigenous Celtic people with the Roman invaders. Thereafter, individual chapters cover administration and society; religion, belief, and death; recreation and leisure; the

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This accessible reconstruction of life in Roman Britain begins by placing Britain firmly in a historical context, drawing parallels with other provinces of the Roman Empire and linking the indigenous Celtic people with the Roman invaders. Thereafter, individual chapters cover administration and society; religion, belief, and death; recreation and leisure; the domestic economy; food and drink; art and decoration; and personal lifestyle. Throughout, in text and illustrations, the author makes use of the latest archaeological evidence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780752435930
Publisher:
Tempus Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
04/28/2006
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.56(d)

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