Flashcards in Stages 13 & 14 Culture Deck (22):
Who was in charge of the celtic religion
The druids- powerful priests
Who was the first roman general to lead his troops into britain?
Julius caesar in 55 B.C.
How many times did he visit Britain?
What emperor invaded Britain in AD 43?
Who was Claudius' commander?
Who was Britain's first governor?
Who was Britain's most famous Roman Governor?
Gnaeus Julius Agricola
What did Agricola accomplish?
Built forts in scottish highlands, and put an end to scottish resistance in A.D. 84
What was Roman opinion of celtic gods
They were remarkably tolerant of them
For how long did the British live under Roman occupation?
Nearly four hundred years
What was salvius' full name?
Gaius Salvius Liberalis
Where was Salvius born?
For what did Salvius gain a reputation?
Speaking his mind
What emperor made Salvius a roman senator?
What brotherhood was salvius a part of?
The arval brotherhood
What other honor did he achieve?
He was put in command of a legion
Who was his wife?
From what two items were villas constructed from?
Cut stone and cement
What were the five main crops?
Cereal grains; barley, oats, rye, and wheat
What did they use as a sweetener?
Name two foods the Romans introduced in Britain
Cherries and peas