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Life and letters on the Roman frontier

Vindolanda and its people

by Alan K. Bowman

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vindolanda Site (Chesterholme, England),
  • Great Britain,
  • Chesterholme (England),
  • England,
  • Chesterholme.
    • Subjects:
    • Vindolanda tablets.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- England -- Chesterholme.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Chesterholme.,
    • Fortification, Roman -- England -- Chesterholme.,
    • Inscriptions, Latin -- England -- Chesterholme.,
    • Wooden tablets -- England -- Chesterholme.,
    • Romans -- England -- Chesterholme.,
    • Hadrian"s Wall (England),
    • Tablets (Paleography),
    • Vindolanda Site (Chesterholme, England),
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 55 B.C.-449 A.D.,
    • Chesterholme (England) -- Antiquities, Roman.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlan K. Bowman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA147.V56 B68 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination167 p. :
      Number of Pages167
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL703647M
      ISBN 100415920248, 0415920256
      LC Control Number97052950

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