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The Archaeology of Roman York

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When soldiers of the Roman 9th Legion arrived in AD 70, they built a fortress and this huge military camp formed the foundation of the modern city of York. Roman legionaries were garrisoned in the city for over three centuries and a huge provincial town grew up around them. Eboracum was a city at the edge of the Empire. The city was a thriving metropolitan hub and a cultural and technological boiling pot, as well as being a seat of power visited by Roman Emperors.

Author Adam Parker introduces the archaeology of Eboracum, discussing the people, the places, and the objects in an accessible way, illustrated throughout.

Book ISBN 9781445686073

Book Format Paperback

pages 96 pages

Publication Date 15 Jun 2019

Height 234

Width 165

Illustrations 100

Available on: Saturday 15th June 2019

Regular Price: £14.99

Special Price: £13.49

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