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The mysteries of Stonehenge

by Fernand Niel

  • 136 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Avon in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Stonehenge (England),
  • Wiltshire (England),
  • England,
  • Wiltshire.
    • Subjects:
    • Megalithic monuments -- England -- Wiltshire.,
    • Prehistoric peoples -- England -- Wiltshire.,
    • Stonehenge (England),
    • Wiltshire (England) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of Stonehenge, le temple mystérieux de la préhistoire.

      StatementFernand Niel ; translated by Lowell Bair.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA142 .N5313
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p., [8] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5198841M
      ISBN 100380004739
      LC Control Number75021914
      OCLC/WorldCa2181391

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      “[Stonehenge—A New Understanding] will prove immensely rewarding to any student of the subject” —Publishers Weekly “Because the author cites dozens of digs and scientific analyses—many of which lead to various interpretations—this is a difficult book to summarize without risking oversimplification/5(67). Stonehenge, celebrated by scholars, writers and artists for countless generations comes to life in this large-scale exhibition, suitable for all ages and featuring multiple hands-on interactives to amplify key elements of the monument’s mysteries. So much more than a massive marvel of ancient engineering, Stonehenge and its immense stones.

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