The Roman Remains of Northern and Eastern France: A Guidebook

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Psychology Press, 2003 - History - 458 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
CHRONOLOGY
26
Abbeville 29 Amiens 31 Arras 35 Bavay 38 Beauvais
44
Champlieu 58 Châteaubleau 61 Compiāgne
62
Genainville 65 GuiryenVexin 68 La Chaussée
102
Other sites
118
AliseSteReine 130 Archéodrome 139 Autun 143
143
Auxerre 158 Avallon 160 Beaune 161 Besançon 162
162
THE SITES OF CHAMPAGNE THE ARDENNES
263
Donon 277 Epinal 279 Grand 281 Haguenau 288
288
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 Chambéry 368 DingyStClair 370
370
Izernore 384 Lyon 385 Lyonnais aqueducts 416
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ChalonsurSaône 170 Champagnole 178 Châtillonsur
187
Dijon 190 EscolivesSteCamille 195 Jonvelle 197 Lonsle
205
NuitsStGeorges 223 StBoil 227 Sens 230 Vertault 236
236
Vézelay 240 Villards dHéria 244 VillersFarlay 250
250
Montbrison 429 PetitStBernard 432 Roanne 438
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Index
451
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James Bromwich was formerly Principal Lecturer at the London Guildhall University.

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