Pictish Warrior AD 297 - 841 by Admin Online

Pictish Warrior AD 297 - 841
Title : Pictish Warrior AD 297 - 841
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ISBN : 9781841763460
Language : English
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 64

First mentioned by name in AD 297, the Picts inhabited Northern Britain from the end of the 3rd century AD to the 9th. They rose to power in the devastation following Emperor Septimus Severus's repression of the Caledonians in AD 208, and dominated Northern Britain for over 500 years, before vanishing mysteriously. The Picts represent a high point of Celtic civilisation, rFirst mentioned by name in AD 297, the Picts inhabited Northern Britain from the end of the 3rd century AD to the 9th. They rose to power in the devastation following Emperor Septimus Severus's repression of the Caledonians in AD 208, and dominated Northern Britain for over 500 years, before vanishing mysteriously. The Picts represent a high point of Celtic civilisation, remaining free and unconquered beyond the borders of the Roman world, and rising to become the first barbarians to form a recognisable 'nation'. This title takes a detailed look at their origins, and examines Pictish heroic and warrior society, coveri


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Pictish Warrior AD 297 - 841 Reviews

  • Leslie

    Considering the lack of Pictish historical record, this book did give quiet a bit of information. Good overall understanding of the warrior and pieces of culture of the Picts.