Hadrian's WallBook - 2004
"Anyone picking up this book will want to buy it, and they will find a text which is well written, scholarly without sacrifice of readability, and taking account of the latest work and thought on the wall."-- Archaeological Journal . Here is the most complete account yet of Hadrian's Wall, with descriptions of its military and political functions; details of its engineering and construction, and a complete look at the way of life enjoyed and endured by both the soldiers and civilians who dwelt near it.
Publisher: London : B.T. Batsford Ltd., 2004, c1989
Branch Call Number: 936. 2881 JOH
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill. (some col.), maps