Boudica Britannia

Miranda Aldhouse-Green

Presents a study of Boudica, the queen of Iceni people. Making use of archaeological and classical scholarship, this book offers psychological insights into the first woman to make a significant impact on the history of Britain. It examines questions about female power, colonial oppression, and whether Boudica would be seen as a freedom fighter.
  • Limba : Engleza
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    Contents

    1. Boudica's ancestors

    2. Conquering a myth: Claudius and Britannia

    3. Client kingship in the Roman empire: Prasutagus & Boudica

    4. Other Boudicas: 'big women' in iron age Europe

    5. Femmes Fatales: Boudica & Cartimandua

    6. The role of the druids in Boudica's rebellion

    7. Rape, rebellion & slaughter

    8. Aftermath: Retribution & reconciliation

    9. The Icenian wolf: Legend and legacy

  • Data Publicarii : 2007
  • Editie : 1
  • Format : Hardback
  • Numar pagini : 320
  • ISBN : 9781405811002
Rating:
141.99 Lei
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