- Roman Wall Preserved. // Military History;Oct/Nov2009, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p10
The article reports on the restoration of Hadrian's Wall by the British historic advisory group English Heritage. A section of the wall was removed by the body from its at-risk register after the restoration work that lasted for a year. The establishment of the 80-mile structure in the early 2nd...
- ROMAN FRONTIERS. CURRY, ANDREW // National Geographic;Sep2012, Vol. 222 Issue 3, p106
The article looks at the walls built by the Roman Empire along its borders. It notes sections of wall that remain as of the 21st century, citing Hadrian's Wall in England and recounting the role of the Emperor Hadrian in overseeing the construction of boundary walls. It discusses why the empire...
- Feedback. // New Scientist;2/2/2008, Vol. 197 Issue 2641, p80
The article presents a series of news briefs concerning science and society for the week of February 2, 2008. A remedy for male erectile dysfunction is being marked by Magnehance using powerful magnets. A bronze head of the Roman emperor Hadrian will be on display in London. The web site for...
- Death on Hadrian's Wall: The Mystery of the Skull in the Ditch. Littlejohn, Marion // Agora;2015, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p58
The article discusses the mystery of the skull discovered at the archaeological excavation at the Vindolanda, Roman auxiliary fort located south of Hadrian's Wall in England. Topics discussed include the signs of violence in the human skull and the skeleton a small dog, the order of Emperor...
- TREKKING HADRIAN'S WALL. Curry, Andrew // Smithsonian;Oct2009, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p40
The article discusses Hadrian's Wall, a second-century Roman fortification which stretched across Great Britain and its contemporary role as a National Trail. The wall was ordered to be built in 122 A.D. by Caesar Publius Aelius Traianus Hadrianus Augustus, ruler of the Roman Empire. The author...
- HADRIAN: THE CV. Allister, Graeme // New Statesman;8/18/2008, Vol. 137 Issue 4910, p35
Presented is a list of significant dates of events in the life of the of the Roman Emperor Hadrian. The article is published in concert with a review of the exhibition "Hadrian: Empire and Conflict," at the British Museum, London, England, published elsewhere in this issue.
- Show of strength. Speller, Elizabeth // New Statesman;8/18/2008, Vol. 137 Issue 4910, p34
The article reviews the exhibition "Hadrian: Empire and Conflict," presented at the British Museum, London, England, through October 26, 2008.
- A Unique Bulla Bearing the Name of Hadrian. Farhi, Yoav // Near Eastern Archaeology;Mar2011, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p41
The article discusses the discovery of a lead sealing, or bulla, with the inscription of the name of the Roman Emperor Hadrian Augustus, found in 2006 at the archaeological excavation site in Ramat Raá¸¥el, Israel.
- History of the Roman Coinage VIII: AD 138-161 - Antonius Pius, Faustina I, Aurelius Caesar and Faustina II. Moorhead, Sam // Treasure Hunting;Nov2009, p44
The article explores the history of the Roman Coinage VIII. In February to July AD 138, the silver denarius of Antonius Pius was made with his head depicted in the style of Hadrian, his successor. The gold aureus, dated AD 138 to 161, was struck by Antoninus Pius with a reverse that shows...