Presentation on theme: "Resistance to Roman Rule in Britain"— Presentation transcript:
1 Resistance to Roman Rule in Britain BoudiccaResistance to Roman Rule in Britain
2 Compulsory for this task What we have to knowStudents learn about:overview of the Roman conquest of Britainorganisation of Roman Britain: role of governor, role of veterans in the towns of Camulodunum, Verulamium, Londinium, imperial cult at Camulodunum, concept of Romanisationbackground of Celts: tribal organisation of Britain, identification and location of the Iceni, identification of Prasutagus and Boudicca, role of women in Celtic Britain, social structure of Celtic Britaincomparison of the accounts of Tacitus and Cassius Dio on the revolt: reasons for the revolt – Boudicca, Trinovantes and other Celts, descriptions of Boudicca – representations in the sources, eg gender biasoverview of the campaign: Celtic fighting methods, Roman weapons and tactics, role of Suetonius Paullinusarchaeological evidence of the revoltaftermath of the revolt: results and consequences for the Celts, results and consequences for the Romanssignificance of Boudicca: changing image of Boudicca over time, eg in Victorian England, Boudicca – enemy or heroine.
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