Books con argomento Britons
An Age of Tyrants
Snyder Christopher A.
edizioni Pennsylvania State Univ Pr collana Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (Paperback) , 1998
An Age of Tyrants explores an obscure period in the history of the British Isles often referred to as Sub-Roman Britain. Such a label implies that social and cultural decline followed the end of Roman imperial control. But Christopher Snyder shows that Britain developed unique social, political, and religious institutions...
edizioni Penguin Group USA collana Penguin Group USA (Paperback) , 2002
We are all familiar with the heroic deeds and enchantments of the legendary tales surrounding King Arthur. But what evidence is there for a real figure beneath the myth and romance? Arthur's Britain assembles a wealth of information about the history of Arthur by delving into the shadowy period in which he lived....