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Author Gillespie, Caitlin C., author
Title Boudica : warrior woman of Roman Britain / Caitlin C. Gillespie
Imprint New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2018]
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  DA145.3.B6 G478 2018    AVAILABLE    30530001312461
Descript xv, 193 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Women in antiquity
Women in antiquity
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-188) and index
Britain: the final frontier -- Wife, queen, Roman? -- Family and freedom -- We learned these things from the Romans -- Dux femina -- I call upon you, Andraste -- The wolf and the hare -- Epilogue: warrior woman
"Boudica: Warrior Woman of Roman Britain introduces readers to the life and importance of Boudica by juxtaposing her literary characterizations with those of other women and rebel leaders. This study analyzes the narratives of Tacitus and Cassius Dio alongside material evidence of late Iron Age and early Roman Britain."--Provided by publisher
Subject Boadicea, Queen, -62
Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D
Great Britain -- History, Military -- 55 B.C.-449 A.D
Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography
Romans -- Great Britain
Iceni -- History
Queens in literature
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