Stephen Williams and Gerard Friell analyse why Constantinople survived the barbarian onslaughts in the fifth century, whereas Rome fell.
Were the 'barbarians' who shored up Rome's armies and frontiers the empire's salvation or doom?
- Corruption and the Decline of Rome
Ramsay MacMullen - Yale University Press, 1988 – 281pp
Stephen Williams investigates the excavations at Leadenhall Court of the surviving portion of Roman London’s Forum- Basilica.