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This page lists all of the articles that have been published on this website in reverse chronological order, so with the newest material listed first.

“A Lady of York”

“A Lady of York”

The life and times of the Ivory Bangle Lady

A high-status grave from Late-Roman York is better known as the “Ivory Bangle Lady”. Analyses of her remains and her grave goods have helped us to understand her biography. In this article, Adam Parker explores what we understand of her life of wealth and migration to Roman Britain.

Written by Adam Parker

Vindobona

Vindobona

Vienna in Roman times

In building their empire, the Romans preferred borders that were relatively easy to defend, such as rivers. Next to the Danube, they founded a fort called Vindobona on the site of the later city of Vienna.

Written by Josho Brouwers

The vastness of Rome

The vastness of Rome

For the Romans, without modern modes of transport, the world must have felt like a much larger place. For many, however, this was no impediment to setting out.

Written by Fabio Fernandes

Top reads of 2021

Top reads of 2021

Happy New Year from all of us here at Ancient World Magazine! We have a look back at some of our most popular stuff from last year. Perhaps this will entice you to root around for hidden treasures?

Written by Josho Brouwers

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