The Antonine Wall: Papers in Honour of Professor Lawrence Keppie

Archaeopress make this volume available via openaccess which means you can read it for free if for personal use. It’s a who’s who of Roman studies in Scotland. The collected papers,, The Antonine Wall: Papers in Honour of Professor Lawrence Keppie run to 463 pages published in 2020.

Nearly 40 archaeologists, historians and heritage managers present their research on the Antonine Wall in recognition of the work of Lawrence Keppie, formerly Professor of Roman History and Archaeology at the Hunterian Museum, Glasgow University, who spent much of his academic career recording and studying the Wall. The 32 papers cover a wide variety of aspects, embracing the environmental and prehistoric background to the Wall, its structure, planning and construction, military deployment on its line, associated artefacts and inscriptions, the logistics of its supply, as well as new insights into the study of its history. Due attention is paid to the people of the Wall, not just the officers and soldiers, but their womenfolk and children.Archaeopress Publications

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