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Philip Parker

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Philip Parker was educated at Trinity Hall, Cambridge. He has travelled widely including the whole length of the Roman frontier and large parts of the Viking World. He is the author of The Empire Stops Here: A Journey Along the Frontiers of the Roman World, published by Jonathan Cape in 2009.


Books by Philip Parker

A New History of Britain

An exploration of British history and identity through the examination of 12 critical maps

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The Northmen's Fury

The definitive account of the Viking World by one of Britain’s best historians

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The Empire Stops Here

A magnificent, groundbreaking mixture of travel and history, about the full extent of the Roman Empire - where it reached, and what is left

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