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Britain was a province of the great Roman Empire from 43 AD to 410 AD following Julius Caesar’s invasion.

The Romans had a profound effect on the Island. Parts of the Empire can still be seen in modern Britain today.

Browse our range of books and discover the rich history of Britannia.

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Roman Britain - (Paperback)
In this lively, authoritative account of a crucial period in Britain's history, Guy de la Bédoyère the popular face of Romano-British archaeological studies puts the Roman conquest a...


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Roman Army
The Romans were the world's first military superpower. Much of their success lay in the strength of their vast army of highly trained, ruthless efficient soldiers. Discover what made the Roman leg...


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Journey to Britannia: From the Heart of Rome to Hadrian's Wall, AD 130
It is AD 130. Rome is the dazzling heart of a vast empire and Hadrian its most complex and compelling ruler. Faraway Britannia is one of the Romans' most troublesome provinces: here the sun is sel...


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Mosaics in Roman Britain: Stories in Stone
Roman Britain has almost 200 mosaics. In this fully illustrated book Dr Patricia Witts opens up the stories of the mosaics to the modern reader, identifying the figures who remain, explaining what the...


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Look Inside: Roman Town
- A fascinating glimpse into life in an Ancient Roman town with lots of scenes to explore and over 100 flaps to lift. - Children will love following the Flavius family as they go shopping, visit th...


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Who Were The Romans?
This series consists of simple illustrated guides to answer children's questions about history and invite comparisons with life today. This particular title deals with the Romans. ...


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Sticker Dressing: Romans
An action-packed sticker book full of ancient Roman actors, gladiators, chariot racers, politicians, schoolchildren and soldiers to dress in historically accurate clothing. The simple text contains fa...


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The Eagle of the Ninth Chronicles
The Ninth Legion marched into the mists of northern Britain-and they were never seen again. Four thousand men disappeared and their eagle standard was lost. It's a mystery that's never been so...


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