Britannic Empire

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Britannic Empire
Imperium Britannicum

286–296
Capital Londinium
Languages Latin (popular)
Religion Roman Paganism (official)
Government Monarchy
Emperor
 -  286-293 Carausius
 -  293-296 Allectus
Historical era Late Antiquity
 -  Established 286
 -  Disestablished 296

The Britannic Empire was a short-lived breakaway state of the Roman empire in the late Roman Period. It was formed as a result of the revolt by the naval commander Carausius. It ended when Carausius's usurper, Allectus, was defeated by the Emperor Constantius I in 296.

Literature[edit]

  • Casey, P. J. (1994). Carausius and Allectus:the British usurpers. ISBN 0-203-97435-2. 

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