Before Scotland: The Story of Scotland Before History by Alistair Moffat, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Before Scotland: The Story of Scotland Before History

Before Scotland: The Story of Scotland Before History

by Alistair Moffat
     
 

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This story of early Scotland begins 10,000 years ago at the end of the Ice Age when the familiar Scottish geography of mountains, glens, and rugged coasts evolved. It follows the movement of hunter-gatherers north, the growth of fishing, the establishment of farming.
The author also covers cultural evolution in Scotland – the roles played by megalith

Overview

This story of early Scotland begins 10,000 years ago at the end of the Ice Age when the familiar Scottish geography of mountains, glens, and rugged coasts evolved. It follows the movement of hunter-gatherers north, the growth of fishing, the establishment of farming.
The author also covers cultural evolution in Scotland – the roles played by megalith builders, Celts, Picts, and others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780500287958
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Publication date:
06/29/2009
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
406,339
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.40(d)

Meet the Author

Alistair Moffat is a well-known writer and television producer. His previous books include Before Scotland, Arthur and the Lost Kingdoms, and The Borders. He lives in Scotland.

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