Water and Roman Urbanism: Towns, Waterscapes, Land Transformation and Experience in Roman Britain

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Product Details

Price
$172.00
Publisher
Brill
Publish Date
Pages
278
Dimensions
6.2 X 0.8 X 9.4 inches | 1.27 pounds
Language
Latin
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9789004247871
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About the Author

Adam Rogers, Ph.D. (2009), University of Durham, has recently completed a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Leicester, and specialises in Roman archaeology. He has published Late Roman Towns in Britain: Rethinking Change and Decline (Cambridge, 2011) and numerous articles.

Reviews

"[This book] effectively challenges the overly positivist interpretive regimes in which Roman urbanism in Britain has been previously understood and demonstrates that human relationships to water, with particular emphasis on urban environments, are contingent and socially mediated beyond desires to rationalize and maximize." Eric E. Poehler, Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2014.04.18.