Boadicea: Warrior Queen of the Celts (Heroes and Warriors)

by John Matthews

Paperback, 1988

Status

Available

Local notes

921 Boa

Collection

Publication

Sterling Pub Co Inc (1988), Paperback, 52 pages

Description

Tells the story of the life and times of the Iceni Queen who united the Celtic tribes against the Romans in the first century A.D.

Language

Original publication date

1988

Physical description

52 p.

ISBN

1853140023 / 9781853140020

Barcode

5622

User reviews

LibraryThing member ksmyth
This is a book that tries to do way too much. Ostensibly an overview of Boadicea and her revolt against the Romans, there is an explanation of druidism, and the nature of Celtic culture. I'm not suggesting this is inappropriate in a book longer than 45 pages that is also full of illustrations, but the revolt and Boadicea definitely get shortchanged.

The black and white and color illustrations add to my interest in the book.
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Pages

52

Rating

(2 ratings; 3.3)
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