Hadrian S Wall

Author: Brian Dobson
Editor: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141941553
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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.
An Introduction to Hadrian's Wall
Language: en
Pages: 34
Authors: M. C. Bishop
Categories: Hadrian's Wall (England)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: The Armatura Press

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Hadrian's Wall
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Brian Dobson, David J Breeze
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-05-25 - Publisher: Penguin UK

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,
Hadrian's Wall and the End of Empire
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Rob Collins
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Routledge

There is no synthetic or comprehensive treatment of any late Roman frontier in the English language to date, despite the political and economic significance of the frontiers in the late antique period. Examining Hadrian's Wall and the Roman frontier of northern England from the fourth century into the Early Medieval
Hadrian's Wall from the Air
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Barri Jones, David J. Woolliscroft
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Tempus Pub Limited

Hadrian's Wall is Britain's premier and most visited Roman monument, and is now recognised as a World Heritage site. The archaeological remains are the best preserved and most intensely studied of their kind anywhere, and much has been written at academic and popular levels. Until now, however, there has not
The Forts on Hadrian's Wall
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: David J. A. Taylor
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: British Archaeological Reports Limited

A detailed examination of selected stone buildings from each of the forts associated with Hadrian's Wall, with discussions of their form and construction, architectural details, construction sequence and dimensions. Comparisons are also made with structures from other sites within the Province. Lengthy appendices contain data sheets for primary and secondary