The Roman Fort army?s astonishing conquests would have been impossible without a full time, professional fighting force. While on duty, Roman soldier built and lived in permanent forts all over the Empire. Find out how a fort was planned. See what life was really like for a soldier in the roman army. Watch as the fort?s defenses are built.
Roman Fort by Stephen Johnson Free Download Pdf
For more than 350 years the Roman Army maintained forts on Hadrian’s Wall, as on all the other frontier zones of its huge empire. Excavations have now revealed what a typical fort looked like and how generations of soldiers lived, and died, to keep the Roman Peace intact. This work aims to bring the Roman fort to life and should be suitable for use in key stages 2 and 3 of the history National Curriculum.