|Publisher||Phaidon Press Ltd|
|Publication Date||June 5, 1980|
All the major aspects of Roman Britain from its Conquest in AD 43 to its final abandonment in the fifth century. Topics of special interest, including the Palace at Fishbourne and Hadrian's Wall, are dealt with in a series of special two-page spreads. The 350 illustrations give a rich sample of the surviving remains. "The Companion will delight and stimulate the beginner and expert alike; it provides a perfect introduction to the subject, and answers the essential questions posed by anyone with an interest in Roman Britain".