Hadrian's Wall by David J. Breeze
Book DescriptionThis is a penetrating and lucid history of the best-known and most spectacular monument to the Roman Empire in Britain. Taking into account new research findings about the building of the Wall, Breeze and Dobson include fascinating details about the Roman army, its religion and daily bureaucratic life. A selection of photos, maps and diagrams help make this a book for both the expert and the layman, being simultaneously erudite and unusually accessible.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780140271829
(198mm x 129mm x 22mm)
Imprint: Penguin Books Ltd
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date: 25-May-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author David J. Breeze
Hadrian's Wall, Hardback (October 2016)
Offers a snapshot of Hadrian's Wall as it was in the mid nineteenth century through paintings
Roman Frontiers in Britain, Paperback (July 2007)
Part of a series that provides a collection of guides to the history, art, literature, values and social institutions of the ancient world. Illustrated with numerous photographs, maps and plans, places the frontiers into their context both in Britain and Europe, this title examines the development of frontier installations over four centuries.
Antonine Wall, Paperback (July 2006)» View all books by David J. Breeze
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Author Biography - David J. Breeze
David Breeze is Chief Inspector of Ancient Monuments in Scotland. He has excavated extensively in North Britain and written books and articles on Roman archaeology. He lives in Edinburgh. Brian Dobson was Reader in Archaeology at Durham University.He has now retired.
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