Roman records from Vindolanda on Rome"s northern frontier
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Published by Roman Army Museum Publications in Greenhead .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Chesterholme.,
  • Vindolanda Site (Chesterholme, England)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Robin Birley.
ContributionsBirley, Robin.
The Physical Object
Pagination82p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20505338M
ISBN 101873136919

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Vindolanda’s Treasures – An extraordinary record of life on Rome’s northern frontier £ Quantity * Please enter the quantity required Only 38 items in stock. The beautiful site the Romans called Vindolanda lies in south-west Northumberland, in the district of Tynedale, more or less half way between the North Sea east of Newcastle and the Irish Sea to the west of Carlisle. It is just within the boundary of the Northumberland National Park, and is a part of the World Heritage Site of Hadrian's Wall. The Price Range: $ - $   This book follows the site throughout its many phases of use and occupation. It explores the everyday life of those who lived and worked on the site and provides valuable new insight into the larger context of Rome's Northern Frontier: Hadrian's Wall. The translations of the Vindolanda Scrolls ('send fresh socks' etc) are also a treat!Reviews: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Vindolanda: Everyday Life on Rome's Northern Frontier by Robin Birley (, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

  This book follows the site throughout its many phases of use and occupation. It explores the everyday life of those who lived and worked on the site and provides valuable new insight into the larger context of Rome's Northern Frontier: Hadrian's Wall. The translations of the Vindolanda Scrolls ('send fresh socks' etc) are also a treat!Reviews: 4. By Robin Birley. This book, published in , follows the site of Roman Vindolanda throughout its many phases of use and occupation. It explores the everyday life of those who lived and worked on the site and provides valuable new insight into the larger context of Rome’s Northern Frontier: Hadrian’s Wall. The beautiful site the Romans called Vindolanda lies in south-west Northumberland, in the . By Adrian Goldsworthy. AD The bustling army base at Vindolanda lies on the northern frontier of Britannia and the entire Roman world. In twenty years time, the Emperor Hadrian will build his famous wall, but for now defenses are weak, as tribes rebel against Roman rule, and local druids preach the fiery destruction of the invaders. Flavius Ferox is a Briton and a Roman centurion, given the task of . The bustling army base at Vindolanda lies on the northern frontier of Britannia and the entire Roman world. In just over twenty years time, the Emperor Hadrian will build his famous wall. But for now defences are weak as tribes rebel against Rome, and local druids preach the .

This book is an excellent introduction to the amazing evidence from Vindolanda, a Roman fort in the north of England, not far from Hadrian's Wall. Since archaeologists have discovered hundreds of ancient documents written with ink on thin pieces of wood, known as the Vindolanda s: Vindolanda: Everyday Life on Rome's Northern Frontier, Paperback by Birley, Robin, ISBN , ISBN , Brand New, Free shipping A fascinating insight into everyday life on Hadrian's Wall.   AD The bustling army base at Vindolanda lies on the northern frontier of Britannia and the entire Roman world. In just over 20 years time, the Emperor Hadrian will build his famous wall. But for now defenxes are weak as tribes rebel against Rome, and local druids preach the Reviews:   Birley AR. The nature and significance of extramural settlement at Vindolanda and other selected sites on the Northern Frontier of Roman Britain. Unpublished PhD Thesis, School of archaeology and Ancient History, University of Leicester. p. Birley R. Vindolanda: A Roman frontier post on Hadrian's Wall. London: Thames and Hudson.