The Theodosian Wall at Carthage: A Preliminary Review

Prosser, James.

Abstract: Around the year 425 CE, the Roman city of Carthage faced the threat of a Vandal invasion. In response to this threat, the Theodosian Wall was constructed in a 9.5 km circuit around the urban grid of the city. The following study reviews the remaining textual and archaeological evidence concerning the Theodosian Wall at Carthage to create a gazetteer and new reconstruction of the line of ... read more

Tufts University. Department of Classics.
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