Military Religion In Roman Britain

Author: Georgia Lynette Irby-Massie
Editor: BRILL
ISBN: 9789004108486
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This publication presents and discusses epigraphic and archaeological evidence for religions practiced by the soldier in Roman Britain, emphasizing the religious interactions between soldier and native, and the cultural, social, and political uses of military religion.
Military Religion in Roman Britain
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: Georgia Lynette Irby-Massie
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: BRILL

This publication presents and discusses epigraphic and archaeological evidence for religions practiced by the soldier in Roman Britain, emphasizing the religious interactions between soldier and native, and the cultural, social, and political uses of military religion.
Military Religion in Roman Britain
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Georgia Irby-Massie
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-17 - Publisher: BRILL

This publication presents and discusses epigraphic and archaeological evidence for religions practiced by the soldier in Roman Britain, emphasizing the religious interactions between soldier and native, and the cultural, social, and political uses of military religion.
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Pages: 288
Authors: Guy De la Bédoyère
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Tempus Pub Limited

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Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Georgia L. Irby
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

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Life in Roman Britain
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Ken Dark, Petra Dark
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-31 - Publisher: The History Press

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