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Water and Urbanism in Roman Britain : Hybridity and Identity / Jay Ingate.

Author/Creator:
Ingate, Jay author.
Publication:
Landon : New York, : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2019.
Series:
Studies in Roman space and urbanism
Format/Description:
Book
220 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Municipal water supply -- England -- History -- To 1500.
Urbanization -- England -- History -- To 1500.
Great Britain -- History -- To 449.
Municipal water supply.
Urbanization.
England.
Great Britain.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Chapter One: Water and Urbanism
Introduction
Water and 20th century Approaches to Roman Urbanism
Justifying Water Networks
The Strange Water of Prehistoric Temperate Europe
Water and Hybrid Urban Identity
Chapter Two: Discovering Hybridity in Classical Accounts of Municipal Water
Introduction: Meaning-laden Roman Water
An Entangled Source
Wells and Springs
Sourcing an Aqueduct
Building Rivers: Hybrid Waterflow
The Hybrid Baths
Healing Water
Sacred Water
Communal and Political Water
Hybrid Urban Water Networks
Chapter Three: Water in Roman Britain
Introduction: Establishing a Context for Water
Lincoln (Lindum Colonia)
St Albans (Verulamium)
London (Londinium)
Silchester (Calleva Artebatum)
Dorchester (Durnovaria)
Wroxeter (Viroconium)
Leicester (Ratae Corieltauvorum)
Colchester (Camulodunum/Colonia Claudia Victricensis)
Chichester (Noviomagus)
Winchester (Venta Belgarum)
Canterbury (Durovernum)
York (Eboracum)
Exeter (Isca Dumnoniorum)
Caerwent (Venta Silurum)
Other Towns
Manipulating Urban Identities: Multi-Dimensional Approaches to Water Supply
Chapter Four: The Value of Water and New Approaches to Urban Space
Introduction
Water and Hybridity in the Mediterranean
Hybrid Motivations and Functions for Water Supply in Britain
Incoming Motivations
Ancestral Landscapes
Finding Water and Creating Communities
Stranger Things: Defamiliarising Roman Urbanism in Britain
Changing Environmental Conditions and Urban Waterscapes
Water and the Identity of Our Urban Future .
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Ingate, Jay, author. Water and Urbanism in Roman Britain
ISBN:
9781138634695
1138634697
9781315206707 (ebook)
OCLC:
1077511645
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