Roman Remains of Northern and Eastern France / Edition 1

Roman Remains of Northern and Eastern France / Edition 1

by James Bromwich, Bromwich James
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415139945

ISBN-13: 9780415139946

Pub. Date: 08/22/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book provides a thorough, area-by-area companion to the region's wealth of monuments, excavations and artifacts, from Paris and Boulogne-sur-Mer to Strasbourg and Lyon. Over ninety sites are treated in detail, including major attractions such as the parc arch ologique in Lyon and the amphitheatre at Autun, numerous local museums and secluded rural excavations.

Overview

This book provides a thorough, area-by-area companion to the region's wealth of monuments, excavations and artifacts, from Paris and Boulogne-sur-Mer to Strasbourg and Lyon. Over ninety sites are treated in detail, including major attractions such as the parc arch ologique in Lyon and the amphitheatre at Autun, numerous local museums and secluded rural excavations. The guidebook combines a scholarly assessment of the area's Roman heritage, examining and interpreting the surviving remains, with practical visitor information such as directions to sites and opening hours. Comprehensively illustrated with photographs, maps and plans, it is a unique resource both for academic study and for visitors interested in the region's archaeological and historical background.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415139946
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/22/2003
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures/List of Plates/Preface/Introduction
Historical Development: Change and Identity
Chronology
Part I: The Sites of the Paris Region and Northern France
Abbeville; Amiens; Arras;Bavay; Beauvais; Berck-sur-Mer; Boulogne-sur-Mer; Cabrai; Champlieu; Chanteaubleau; Compiegne; Genainville; Guiry-en-Vexin; La Chaussee Tirancourt; Marle; Meaux; Paris; Senlis; Soiddons; Valenciennes; Vendeuil-Caply.
Other Sites: Laon; Melun; Noyon; Therouanne; Vermond
The Romano-Celtic Sanctuary
Part II:The Sites of Burgandy and the Franche-Comte
Alise-Ste-Reine; Archeodrome; Autun: Auxerre; Avallon; Beaune; Besancon; Chalon-sur-Saone; Champagnole; Chatillon-sur-Seine; Compierre; Cora; Cussy=la-Colonne; Dijon; Escolives;-Ste-Camille; Jonvelle; Lons-le-Saunier; Luxeuil=les=Bains; Macon; Malain; Mandeure; Mt Beuvray; Nuits-St. George; St-Boil; Sens; Vertault; Vezelay; Villards d'Heria; Villers-Farley
Other sites: Arlouf: Entrains-sur-Nohain; Nevers: Sources-de-Seine.
Travel and Communications in Roman Gaul
Part III: The Sites of Champagne, The Ardennes, Lorraine and Alsace
Biesheim; Bliesbruck; Dehlingen; Deneuvre; Donon; Epinal; Grand; Hagenau; Langres; Lemberg; Metz; Mt-Ste-Odile; Mouzon; Nancy; Niederbronn-les-Bains; Reims; Saverne; St. Ulrich; Strasbourg; Troyes; Vireaux
Other Sites: Chalons-sur-Marne; Colmar; Kembs; Klang; Machwiller; Verdun
Part 4:The Sites of Rhone and Savoy
Aime; Aix-les-Bains; Albertville; Anse; Aoste; Briord; Chambery; Dingy; Faverges; Feurs; Grenoble; Hieres-sur-Amby; Izenore; Lyon; Lyon's Aqueducts; Montbirson; Petit-St.-Bernard; Roanne
Other sites:Annecy; St-Bernard duTouvet
Glossary/Select Bibliography/ Index

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