Celtic Women in Legend, Myth and History

Celtic Women in Legend, Myth and History

by Lyn Webster Wilde, Courtney Davis
     
 

Step back into the legendary world of Celtic women warriors, witches, sages, goddesses, priestesses, poets, and prophets. There, females took authority, had status, and commanded respect. How closely did the lives of real mothers, daughters, and wives match this mythic universe? A gallery of paintings and a careful exposition of history and literature tell both the… See more details below

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Step back into the legendary world of Celtic women warriors, witches, sages, goddesses, priestesses, poets, and prophets. There, females took authority, had status, and commanded respect. How closely did the lives of real mothers, daughters, and wives match this mythic universe? A gallery of paintings and a careful exposition of history and literature tell both the tales and the truth. 176 pages, 35 color illus., 29 b/w illus., 7 1/2 X 9 1/2.

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ISBN-13:
9780713725520
Publisher:
Blandford Press
Publication date:
06/28/1997
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
7.77(w) x 10.02(h) x 0.77(d)

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