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Rome and her northern provinces

Rome and her northern provinces

papers presented to Sheppard Frere in honour of his retirement from the Chair of the Archaeology of the Roman Empire, University of Oxford, 1983


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Published by A. Sutton in Gloucester [Gloucestershire] .
Written in English

  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Frere, Sheppard Sunderland.,
    • Rome -- Provinces.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Brian Hartley and John Wacher.
      ContributionsFrere, Sheppard Sunderland., Hartley, Brian., Wacher, J. S.
      LC ClassificationsDG59.A2 R66 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 313 p., [2] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages313
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2572990M
      ISBN 100862990467
      LC Control Number85117449

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Rome and Her Northern Provinces: Papers presented to Sheppard Frere in honour of his retirement from the Chair of Hardcover – January 1, by Brian (ed.) Hartley (Author) See all Author: Brian (ed.) Hartley.

This book, about the underappreciated yet historically very important Roman provinces in North Africa is no exception. It does a good job of hitting the highlights of the region's history for a reader. However, the author (s) committed one fairly large sin in my opinion when putting this together - they 'black-washed' history.

What do I mean?/5(4). All Helen MacInnes books are fun, excellent period pieces and North From Rome is no exception. Bill Lammiter is a playwrite who gets caught up in skullduggery while searching for an ex-girl friend in Rome. It's the small guy taking a stand against the forces of chaos and doing his best to cope in a situation that is beyond his realm of expertise/5.

Much recent work in Roman archaeology explores the interaction between Rome and her subject populations, measuring how Roman power and culture were experienced and expressed in local contexts. Given its multicultural and multiethnic composition, the eastern provinces offer a number of compelling case studies relevant not only to the study of.

The Environs of Rome 24 Roman Expansion in Italy to B. 32 The Expansion of Rome in the Mediterranean World –44 B. 68 The Roman Empire from 31 B. to A. The Roman Empire in A. The Roman Empire and the Germanic King-doms in A. The Roman Empire in A. [xii]. The provinces provided a source of income for the governor and resources for Rome.

Varying Borders The number and borders of the provinces under Roman rule changed nearly constantly as conditions altered in the various locations. Overview. A province was the basic and, until the tetrarchy (from AD), the largest territorial and administrative unit of the empire's territorial possessions outside word province in Modern English has its origins in the Latin term used by the Romans.

Provinces were generally governed by politicians of senatorial rank, usually former consuls or former praetors. Africa, in ancient Roman history, the first North African territory of Rome, at times roughly corresponding to modern Tunisia. Rome and her northern provinces book was acquired in bc after the destruction of Carthage at the end of the Third Punic War.

Initially, the province comprised the territory that had been subject to. The eastern borders changed many times, as the Roman Empire was facing two major powers, The Parthian Empire and the Sasanian Parthians were a group of Iranian peoples ruling most of Greater Iran that is in modern-day Iran, western Iraq, Armenia and the Caucasus.

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My library. Rome's first province in northern Africa was established by the Roman Republic in BC, following its elimination of Carthage in the Third Punic War.

Africa Proconsularis or Africa Vetus (Old Africa), was governed by a is possible that the name "Africa" comes from the Berber word "afer" or "ifri" that designated a tribe.

Utica was formed as the administrative capital. "Selections from The History of Rome volume 5, book 8." Description: xxxi, pages: map ; 21 cm.

Contents: The northern frontier of Italy --Spain --The Gallic provinces --Roman Germany and the free Germans --Britain --The Danubian lands and the wars on the Danube --Greek Europe. Series Title: Classic European historians. Responsibility. Roman provinces rule.

Truly, there has never been an exciting time to research Roman provinces and our book Embracing the Provinces chimes in with the trend by showing the dynamism of the studies. We, and many current scholars with us, aim in particular to create a more balanced view of the Roman world, the one where, while not taking Rome out.

The Province of Britain was the area of the island of Great Britain that was governed by the Roman Empire, from 43 to AD.: – It comprised almost the whole of England and Wales and, for a short period, southern Scotland.

The History of Ancient Rome Guidebook The History Rome and her northern provinces book Ancient Rome Course Guidebook Professor Garrett G. Fagan and his book on Roman public bathing culture was published by the especially to the provinces, in a way that the old Republic had been incapable of doing.

It also had a fl aw at its core. The provinces were heavily taxed for the benefit of Rome and her citizens. They are said to have been better governed under the empire than under the commonwealth, and those of the emperor better than those of the senate.

Divided Nations or The Ten Divisions of Western Rome. The Alemanni “They inflicted severe wounds on the rich provinces of Gaul; they were the first who removed the veil that covered the feeble majesty of Italy.A numerous body of the Alemanni penetrated across the Danube and through the Rheatian Alps into the plains of Lombardy, advanced as far as Ravenna, and displayed the victorious banners.

Apparently the tribes north of the Germanic provinces seemed to be very friendly with Rome. Even went as far as joining Rome in the wars with the Germans but as auxiliary more than likely.

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