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By Dorothy Watts

Religion in past due Roman Britain explores the adjustments in faith over the fourth century; the historic heritage for those alterations and the forces which contributed to them.
Dorothy Watts examines the explanations for the decline of Christianity and the continuation of the pagan, Celtic cults in Britain. the writer establishes a chronology for the increase and decline of Christianity, in keeping with the to be had archaeological proof, and he or she charts the destiny of the pagan cults and temples within the fourth century. the writer discusses the character of Romano-British pagan faith and she or he analyses the arguable ceremony of decapitated burial within the gentle of a few startling new archaeological evidence.

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