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Rulers of Roman Britain kings, queens, governors, and emperors from Julius Caesar to Agricola by David Braund

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.,
  • Rome.

Subjects:

  • Romans -- Great Britain -- Politics and government.,
  • Governors -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Romans -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Romans -- Great Britain.,
  • Emperors -- Rome.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDavid Braund.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA145 .B835 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 217 p. :
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL814864M
ISBN 100415008042
LC Control Number95052388

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