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Carausius

a consideration of the historical, archaeological and numismatic aspects of his reign

by Hugh P. G. Williams

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Published by Archaeopress in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coins, Ancient.,
  • Great Britain -- Antiquities, Roman.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D.

  • About the Edition

    This study relates the significant bronze coinage of the usurper Carausius, 286-93, to the archaeological and historical evidence from the period. Since the publication of Roman Imperial Coinage. Volume V(ii) in 1933, many new and significant coin types have appeared.

    Edition Notes

    StatementHugh P.G. Williams.
    SeriesBAR British series -- 378
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 101 p. :
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16384445M
    ISBN 101841716561

    Keyword: Carausius detractus. Photo INS Walking stick (Carausius detractus) at the Budapest Zoo. Photo Book Joel To Speak. The Photo Ark Joel is the founder of the Photo Ark, a groundbreaking effort to document every species in captivity before it’s too late. Explore the Photo Ark. Many articles have been written about the series, most recently, and comprehensively, in a chapter of Casey's book on the reign of the first Carausius (and Allectus). All of these coins were discovered in Britain, and imitate the official FEL TEMP REPARATIO coinage, primarily the later series of the “Fallen Horseman” type.


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Carausius by Hugh P. G. Williams Download PDF EPUB FB2

Appended to the main body of the work are excurses on three more or less related topics: Roman naval warfare (about which not much can be said), the mysterious "Carausius" coinage that appeared in the 's (which some historians, though not Casey, attribute to an otherwise unknown "Carausius II") and - the most entertaining portion of the book Cited by: Carausius: | | | Carausius | | | | ||Empe World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive.

"This book offers a detailed account of a specific historical event as well as a useful discussion of the problems of confronting disparate sorts of historical evidence."—Choice "A valuable work of scholarship that completely reappraises the evidence for the Carausius and Allectus episode.

Much will be of interest to the general reader, and. This Book was so scarce, that G. could only borrow it of a Friend. From it he eflablilhes the Existence of Silvius the Son of Carausius, which he labours to confirm from Coins of Carausius, inscribed PR IN C IPI:IVVENTVT.

But he acknowleges at the fame Time that the Count (who has also helpt us to a nameless Wife of Carausius, and an only Son Author: Richard Gough.

The Carausian Revolt (AD –) was an episode in Roman history, during which a Roman naval commander, Carausius, declared himself emperor over Britain and northern Gallic territories were retaken by the western Caesar Constantius Chlorus inafter which Carausius was assassinated by his subordinate n was regained by Constantius and his subordinate Asclepiodotus.

Carausius and Allectus: the British usurpers by P. J Casey (Book); Litus Saxonicum: the British Saxon Shore in scholarship and history by Donald Carausius book White (Book); The history of Carausius, the Dutch Augustus, and emperor of Britain, Zeeland, Dutch Flanders, Armorica, and the seas; the great first Hollandish admiral; and the first sailor king of England.

Carausius and Allectus book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Between A.D. andthe Gallo-Roman military commander Caraus 4/5.

Buy Carausius and Allectus: The British Usurpers by Casey, P. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(2). OCLC Number: Notes: Signatures, v. 1: A⁴ a-b⁴ B-R⁴ S⁴ S-2O⁴ 2P⁴(-2P₃, ₄). Vol. 1, pages iv and v misnumbered v and vi respectively.

This chapter assembles evidence for the ‘British empire’ created by the usurpation of Carausius, which lasted from AD to ; his overthrow by his lieutenant Allectus; and the latter’s rule from to For both men, the questions of their origin and previous career are analysed. In the case of Allectus, it is argued that he was not rationalis summae rei (finance minister) of.

Genealogy profile for Carausius I, Emperor of Britain Marcus Aurelius Mausaeus Carausius (c - ) - Genealogy Genealogy for Marcus Aurelius Mausaeus Carausius (c - ) family tree on Geni, with over million profiles of ancestors and living en: Aurelia Carausia Carausia, Genseric, King in Britain, Aurelia Carausia.

Marcus Aurelius Mausaeus Valerius Carausius (died ) was a military commander of the Roman Empire in the 3rd century. He was a Menapian from Belgic Gaul, who usurped power indeclaring himself emperor in Britain and northern Gaul. He did this only 13 years after the Gallic Empire of the Carausius book Postumus was ended in He held power for seven years, before being assassinated by Born: Gallia Belgica.

CARAUSIUS, MARCUS AURELIUS, tyrant or usurper in Britain, A.D. –, was a Menapian from Belgic Gaul, a man of humble origin, who in his early days had been a pilot.

Having entered the Roman army, he rapidly obtained promotion, and was stationed by the emperor Maximian at Gessoriacum (Bononia, Boulogne) to protect the coasts and channel. Paul Bannister writes:” Britannicus followed the real third-century emperor Carausius, a Roman admiral who stole the Channel fleet and declared himself ruler of Britain ( – AD.) The first book of the series closely follows history, later books include Carausius in.

Ancient Origins articles related to Carausius in the sections of history, archaeology, human origins, unexplained, artifacts, ancient places and myths and legends. (Page 1 of tag Carausius). Between A.D.

andthe Gallo-Roman military commander Carausius and his successor Allectus ruled Roman Britain, forming a renegade government there that threatened the stability of the Roman Empire.

Constantius Chlorus eventually suppressed this separatist regime, and his success paved the way for his son Constantine to use Britain as the base for his own bid for imperial recognition. A search for Carausius on the internet usually brings up two things.

First of all it identifies internet based coin dealers selling coins of Carausius, secondly it returns results for the Carausius morosus or similar, species of stick insect!. Below are web links that offer a little more than coins for sale, either galleries of coins or articles on Carausius (and Allectus) that are worthwhile.

The Silver Branch is a historical adventure novel for children written by Rosemary Sutcliff and published inwith illustrations by Charles in Britain in the last decade of the 3rd century, it is the story of Justin and Flavius, two cousins in the Roman legions who find themselves in the intrigue and battle surrounding the struggles between Carausius, a self-proclaimed emperor Author: Rosemary Sutcliff.

@Carausius Great book additions. It is nice to sit and read or look at pictures. I have picked up a few this year. Most cover cast bronze / pre-money: BABELON E. – Description historique. Online book sources; My published works Your Account “BRI” mint.

One mint mark not discussed on the mints page is the “BRI” mint. So far this is only recorded on a handful of PAX AVG and SALVS AVG coins of an early style. Indeed, when Norman Shiel published “The Episode of Carausius and Allectus” in he was only able to. Volume 6 of The history of Carausius; or, An examination of what has been advanced on that subject by Genebrier and Stukeley [by R.

Gough.], Marcus Aurelius Carausius (emperor of Britain.) Authors: Richard Gough, Claude Génébrier, Marcus Aurelius Carausius (emperor of Britain.) Published: Original from: Oxford University: Digitized: Mar. Carausius. Roman imperial usurper, Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content. If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register. This won’t be the first time a British coin has celebrated a schism with the rest of Europe.

Coins minted by Carausius were among those found in the Author: Charlotte Higgins. Grounded in historical evidence documented at the end of the book, Arthur Britannicus is a pretty good novel that offers solid blood and guts action and authentic Roman flavor surrounding a fairly straightforward plot that sees our hero Carausius on his way to becoming Arthur, uniting Britain and usurping the Empire/5.

Then 'gan Carausius tyrannize anew, And 'gainst the Romans bent their proper Power; But him Allectus treacherously slew, And took on him the Robe of Emperour: Nath'less the same enjoyed but short happy hour. For Asclepiodate him overcame, And left inglorious on the vanquish'd Plain, Without or Robe, or Rag, to hide his Shame.

CARAUSIUS (?–), Roman emperor in Britain in the time of Diocletian and Maximianus Herculius, was a man of very humble origin, and is described by Aurelius Victor (De Cæsaribus, c.

39) as 'Menapiæ civis,' an expression which indicates the district about the mouths of the Scheldt and the Meuse as his native country (cf. Bunbury, Hist of Anc. The article ‘How a third-century Roman soldier named Carausius was behind the first ‘Brexit’’ was originally published by The Conversation and has been republished under a Creative Commons : Ancient-Origins.

Well, I found the tentative link. According to some online genealogies, and repeated in the book The British Chronicles, Volume 1, by David Hughes, pg states (emphasis mine) that. It is generally accepted that Maximus (Macsen "Wledic") was the eldest of the three sons of the Roman Governor Eucharius( & ) and his wife Flavia, daughter of the earlier British usurper Carausius II.

Under Carausius and his successor Allectus, Britain for a decade (AD ) achieved an independence which threatened the stability of the Roman Empire. With coastal areas of Gaul also forming part of the separatist dominion, the crisis led to the creation of a second tier of imperial rulers.

Constantius Chlorus was promoted to suppress the. Britain. Carausius defeats Bassanius by persuading his Pictish allies to desert him in exchange for grants of land in Scotland and sets himself up as king. Hearing of Carausius's treachery, the Romans send Allectus to Britain with three legions.

Allectus defeats Carausius, kills. Buy Stabschrecken: Carausius, Sipyloidea & Co. (): NHBS - Ingo Fritsche, Natur und Tier-Verlag. Rosemary Sutcliff () wrote dozens of books for young readers, including her award-winning Roman Britain trilogy, The Eagle of the Ninth, The Silver Branch, and The Lantern Bearers, which won the Carnegie Eagle of the Ninth is now a major motion picture, The Eagle, directed by Kevin MacDonald and starring Channing Tatum.

Born in Surrey, Sutcliff spent her /5(18). This book summarises pretty much everything that is known of the whole episode in a readable form. Most of the information above is taken from this book. Williams, Hugh Carausius: a consideration of the historical, archaeological and numismatic aspects.

I have made many finds over the years, but this is my first coin hoard.”. (Dave Crisp) Archaeologists believe the hoard will rewrite the history books. One of the most important aspects of the hoard is that it contains a large group of coins of Carausius, who ruled Britain independently from AD to AD, and was the first Roman emperor ever to strike coins in Britain.

CARAUSIUS & ALLECTUS, The British Usurpers, P. Casey, Yale University Press, I would appreciate comments from anyone who owns and uses this book regarding its usefulness and value as a research tool.

Particularly Chapter 5, The Ideology of Carausian and Allectan Coin Types and Chapter 6, The Evidence of the Coinage. Thank you. Marcus Aurelius Mausaeus Valerius Carausius (died ) was a military commander of the Roman Empire in the 3rd century.

He was a Menapian from Belgic Gaul, who usurped power indeclaring himself emperor in Britain and northern did this only 13 years after the Gallic Empire of the Batavian Postumus was ended in He held power for seven years, before being assassinated by Birthplace: Gallia Belgica.

Published by rd inthis is the first hardback printing of P.J Casey's CARAUSIUS AND ALLECTUS: THE BRITISH USURPERS. pages, illustrations blue and gilt cloth binding, the book is in very good condition with a few bumps to the corner of the boards.

The Royal Entomological Society Book of British Insects 65 >> Note: Occasionally in Britain >> Carausius morosus Bußhardt, Gorb & Wolf. The Journal of Experimental Zoology (10) >> Note: Attachment devices, Muscle >> Carausius morosus. The Carausian Revolt ( – ) was an episode in Roman history, during which a Roman naval commander, Carausius, declared himself emperor over Britain and northern Gallic territories were retaken by the western Caesar, Constantius Chlorus inafter which Carausius was assassinated by his subordinate n was regained by Constantius and his subordinate.

History. Allectus was treasurer to Carausius, a Menapian officer in the Roman navy who had seized power in Britain and northern Gaul in In Carausius was isolated when the western Caesar, Constantius Chlorus, retook some of his Gallic territories, particularly the crucial port of Bononia (modern Boulogne), and defeated Frankish allies of Carausius in :Britainnia.

Under Carausius and his successor Allectus, Britain for a decade (AD ) achieved an independence which threatened the stability of the Roman Empire. With coastal areas of Gaul also forming part of the separatist dominion, the crisis led to the creation of a second tier of imperial rulers.

Constantius Chlorus was promoted to suppress the revolt and his success paved the way for his son.Allatostatin receptors from two other insect species, the cockroach Periplaneta americana and the stick insect Carausius morosus, were identified (Auerswald et al., ).This was done using the same degenerate primers used to identify the Drosophila AlstR (see Section ) as well as primers based on the Drosophila allatostatin receptor sequences themselves.

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