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Published by B.A.R. in Oxford .
Written in English


  • Romans -- England,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D.,
  • England -- Antiquities, Roman

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Includes bibliographies.

Statementedited by Anthony King and Martin Henig.
SeriesBAR international series -- 109
ContributionsKing, Anthony., Henig, Martin.
LC ClassificationsDA145 .R66
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (538 p.) :
Number of Pages538
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14752032M
ISBN 100860541274

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