Peter Halkon's The Parisi: Britains and Romans in Eastern Yorkshire PDF

By Peter Halkon

The Parisi have been a tribe positioned someplace in the modern-day East driving of Yorkshire, united kingdom, recognized from a short reference by means of Ptolemy They have been initially immigrants from Gaul and proportion their identify with the tribe that occupied modern-day France. particularly visible from their identify, they gave the French capital its name.

The research of the Parisi begun within the 16th and 17th centuries, following the fashion for antiquarian exploration in different places in Britain. sooner than that the is still of Roman structures encountered in medieval East Yorkshire have been handled with little admire and used as a source.

The Parisi tells this desirable tale of the background of the archaeology of The Parisi, from the preliminary investigations within the 16th century all through to fashionable day investigations.

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