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Roman Britain

Period between AD 43 and 410 during which part of Great Britain was under the control of the Roman Empire. The Romans referred to their territory as Britannia. In 55 and 54 BC, Julius Caesar led... read more

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David Mattingly says it’s time to rethink the current orthodoxy and question whether Roman rule was good for Britain.

R.A.G. Carson investigates the fate of the polity established by rebel Roman general Carausius in the third century AD.

Volume: 4 Issue: 11 1954

Rayner Heppenstall highlights the problems inherent in divisions of British and Irish history along racial lines.

1951 Volume: 1 Issue: 8

C.E. Stevens searches the elusive world of ancient Britain.

1951 Volume: 1 Issue: 12

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