I am fighting for someone like you who has lost their freedom. i am fighting for my bruised body.
Boudicca was the wife of Prasutagus, the ruler of a celtic tribe called the Iceni. The Iceni lived in a region of Britain that is now called Norfolk.
Prasutagus and the romans agreement
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according to Dio a roman writer, she was tall and had red hair hanging below her waist. She had a harsh voice and piercing glare, and habitually wore a large golden necklace (perhaps a torc), a many coloured tunic, and a thick cloak fastened by a brooch.
lets get the tribes roman rulers!
Boudicca gave a speech about how she will fight the romans
attack on Londinium
we neeed to run
When the Romans settled in the southern Britain in AD 43 they made an agreement with Prasutagus so that he would be able to continue as the ruler of the Iceni. They stole from the Iceni tribesmen, made people slaves and they had Boudicca whipped.
In about AD 60 ,Roman Govener was sent to north wales to lead an army. While he was away Boudicca led an attack against the tribes roman rulers with several other tribes. Her army was called the Britons.
Hearing the news of Boudiccas revolt, the roman Govenor rushed back from wales. He tried to evacuate londinium (london) as he guessed this would the next target for the britons. Boudicca and her army destroyed londinium and verulamium (st albans)