The Roman Empire and its Impact on Britain by Claire Throp
  

The Roman Empire and its Impact on Britain

Written by Claire Throp
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Part of the Raintree Perspectives: Early British History Series

Synopsis

The Roman Empire and its Impact on Britain by Claire Throp

The Roman Empire and its Impact on Britain is a fascinating account of British history from a period that begins with the invasion of the Romans on Britain in 55BC to AD410, when they finally left. The book describes how Roman settlers have influenced everyday life, from their introduction of the hypocaust system for keeping houses and baths warm through to their building of roads. It also features important figures in this period of history, including Boudicca - a key figure of rebellion from Roman rule. Find out more about her as well as Hadrian's Wall, the Vindolanda Tablets and how the Roman language has survive in the current English language in this amazing history of early British life.

About the Author

Claire Throp loves sea mammals and spent far too long looking at them while supposedly doing research for this book! She has written children's nonfiction on subjects ranging from countries to sports to. She lives just outside Oxford, England.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Claire Throp
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Publisher

Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

28th January 2016

ISBN

9781406291124


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