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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

Small Island

To gain a certain view of our future we need to look back to the past; in just 12 defining maps of the last 2000 years this is a fast, accessible guide to British history and what is to come

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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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