For four centuries Britain was an integral part of the Roman Empire, a political system stretching from Turkey to Portugal and from the Red Sea to the Tyne and beyond. Britain’s involvement with Rome started long before its conquest, and it continued to be a part of the Roman world for some time it finally broke from Roman rule. But how much do you know about this important period of British history? Do you know your Claudius from your Caesar?
Test your knowledge with this quiz, based on Peter Salway’s book Roman Britain: A Very Short Introduction.
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