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Roman Britain / Edition 2
     

Roman Britain / Edition 2

by David Shotter, D. C. Shotter
 

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ISBN-10: 0415319447

ISBN-13: 9780415319447

Pub. Date: 11/01/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

From renowned and respected author David Shotter, this updated and expanded edition of Roman Britain offers a concise introduction to this period, drawing on the wealth of recent scholarship to explain the progress of the Romans and their objectives in conquering Britain.

Key topics discussed include:

* the Roman conquest of Britain
* the

Overview

From renowned and respected author David Shotter, this updated and expanded edition of Roman Britain offers a concise introduction to this period, drawing on the wealth of recent scholarship to explain the progress of the Romans and their objectives in conquering Britain.

Key topics discussed include:

* the Roman conquest of Britain
* the evolution of the frontier with Scotland
* the infrastructure the Romans put in place
* the place of religion in Roman Britain.

Taking account of recent research, this second edition includes an expanded bibliography and a number of new plates which illustrate the various aspects of the Roman occupation of Britain.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415319447
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/01/2004
Series:
Lancaster Pamphlets in Ancient History Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
List of Maps
List of Illustrations
Introduction
1. Rome and Britain
2. The Roman Conquest of Britain
3. The Evolution of the Frontier
4. Occupation and its Infrastructure
5. 'Becoming Different Without Knowing It': Economy and Society in Roman Britain
6. Religion in Romano-British Society
7. The Later Years
Appendix 1. Dates
Selective lists of Romano-British Dates
Selective lists of Roman Emperors
Selective lists of Roman Governors of Britain
Appendix 2. Sources of Information on Roman Britain
Select Bibliography
Index of Names and Places

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