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The Roman Conquest of Scotland: The Battle of Mont Graupius AD 84.

By: Fraser, James E.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The History Press, 2008. 9780752448152: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 879

ISBN: 0752448153

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. First edition. Pp159 plus 11 pages of The History Press' catalogue. With b&w i8llustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, list of illustrations and maps, index. The story of the Roman conquest of Scotland. In the summer of 84 AD the Italian gentleman Gnaeus Iulius Agricola, governor of Roman Britain (78-84 AD), led an army of Roman legionary soldiers and barbarian auxiliaries into northern Britain, known as Caledonia to the Romans. At a place called Mount Graupius, Agricola won a decisive victory over a large Caledonian host, and it appeared at the time that, fo... View more info