The Roman Remains of Northern and Eastern France: A Guidebook

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Routledge, Apr 15, 2013 - Architecture - 480 pages
This book provides a thorough, area by area companion to the region's wealth of monuments, excavations and artefacts, from Paris and Boulogne-sur-Mer to Strasbourg and Lyon. Over ninety sites are treated in detail, including major attractions such as the parc archéologique in Lyon and the amphitheatre at Autun, numerous local museums and secluded rural excavations.
The guidebook combines a scholarly assessment of the area's Roman heritage, examining and interpreting the surviving remains, with practical visitor information such as directions to sites and opening hours. Comprehensively illustrated with photographs, maps and plans, it is a unique resource both for academic study and for visitors interested in the region's archaeological and historical background.
 

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Contents

CHANGE AND IDENTITY
6
THE SITES OF THE PARIS REGION AND NORTHERN
29
Tirancourt 70 Marle 74 Meaux 75 Paris 79 Senlis 102
102
The Romanoceltic sanctuary
119
THE SITES OF BURGUNDY AND
129
Seine 179 Compierre 184 Cora 186 CussylaColonne 187
187
NuitsStGeorges 223 StBoil 227 Sens 230 Vertault 236
236
Vezelay 240 Villards dHeria 244 VillersFarlay 250
250
Langres 289 Lemberg 292 Metz 294 Mont SteOdile 303
303
Reims 312 St Ulrich HautClocher 323 Saverne 325
325
Other sites
340
THE SITES OF THE RHONE AND SAVOY
353
Aoste 364 Briord 366 Chambery 368 DingyStClair 370
370
Izernore 384 Lyon 385 Lyonnais aqueducts 416
416
Montbrison 429 PetitStBernard 432 Roanne 438
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Index
451

THE SITES OF CHAMPAGNE THE ARDENNES
263
Donon 277 Epinal 279 Grand 281 Haguenau 288
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