The occupation of Britain for 400 years by the Roman Empire is still the subject of much interest and continually emerging material.Roman Britainby David Shotter offers a concise introduction to this period, drawing on the wealth of recent scholarship to explain the progress of the Romans and their objectives in conquering Britain.
Key topics discussed include:
* The Roman conquest of Britain
* The evolution of the frontier with Scotland
* The infrastructure the Romans put in place
* The place of religion in Roman Britain.
Updated throughout to take account of recent research, this second edition includes an expanded bibliography and a number of new plates which illustrate the various aspects of the Roman occupation of Britain.