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Published: 31 January 2002

310 Pages | 18pp maps; 12 halftones and numerous line drawings


ISBN: 9780198731948

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The Roman Era

The British Isles: 55 BC - AD 410

Edited by Peter Salway

Short Oxford History of the British Isles

  • Peter Salway is the noted author of many successful books on the Roman period in Britain, including 'Roman Britain' in 'The Oxford History of England'.
  • Contributors are leading experts active in research, and include the Chief Archaeologists of both English Heritage and Historic Scotland, and the then Keeper of the Department of Prehistoric and Romano-British Antiquities at the British Museum.
  • Covers England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales
  • Incorporates the most recent discoveries and analyses in archaeological and historical research
  • Principal themes are set within a strong chronological framework