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Author Birley, Anthony, 1937-
Title The Roman government of Britain / Anthony R. Birley.
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.

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Author Birley, Anthony, 1937-
Subject Romans -- Great Britain -- Politics and government.
Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- To 1485.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 532 pages)
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 469-472) and index.
Contents High officials of the undivided province, 43-c.213 -- The senatorial career in the principate -- Claudio-Neronian Governors, 43/69 (Gov. 1/7) -- Flavian Governors, 69/96 (Gov. 8/12) -- Governors from Nerva to Hadrian, 98/138 (Gov. 13/23) -- Governors from Antoninus Pius to Commodus, 138/92 (Gov. 24/36) -- Governors under Severus and Caracalla, 197/c.213 (Gov. 37/41) -- Incerti (Gov. a/o) -- Comites of the Emperors in Britain (Com. Aug. 1/17) -- The legions and their bases -- Legionary legates (LL 1/41, a/g) -- Iuridici (Iurid. 1/7) -- Tribuni laticlavii (Trib. 1/32, a/d) -- The Procuratorial career -- The Procurators (Proc. 1/14) -- The Praefecti Classis (Praef. cl. 1/7) -- Census-Officials and Junior Procurators (Jun. Proc. 1/8) -- From Caracalla to Carinus, c.213/285 -- The first division of Britain -- Governors and legionary legates in the third century -- Carausius and Allectus, 286/296 -- Marcus Aurelius Maus (...) Carausius, 286/293 -- The Fall of Carausius and the rule of Allectus -- The recovery of Britain in 296 -- The last century of Roman rule -- The second division of Britain -- The problem of Valentia -- Military Command and civil administration in Late Roman Britain -- From the Tetrarchy to the Early fifth century -- The end of Roman Rule.
Summary The Roman Government of Britain contains biographical entries on the hundreds of known Romans who served in Britain from AD 43 to 409. Evidence for imperial visits is discussed, and the Roman career-structure is explained.
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ISBN 9781429492775 (electronic bk.)
1429492775 (electronic bk.)
0199252378 (acid-free paper)
9780199252374 (acid-free paper)
OCLC # 171164420
Additional Format Print version: Birley, Anthony Richard. Roman government of Britain. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005 0199252378 9780199252374 (DLC) 2005019309 (OCoLC)60559909

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