Set in stone: New approaches to Neolithic monuments in Scotland

Set in stone: New approaches to Neolithic monuments in Scotland

by Vicki Cummings
     
 

As its title might suggest, this volume sets out to present a new view of Scotland's Neolithic as seen via its monumental structures. The papers brought together here came out of a research day at Cardiff University's School of History and Archaeology in January 2002 and cover a diverse number of topics. They raise questions of ancestry and worldview, and highlight…  See more details below

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As its title might suggest, this volume sets out to present a new view of Scotland's Neolithic as seen via its monumental structures. The papers brought together here came out of a research day at Cardiff University's School of History and Archaeology in January 2002 and cover a diverse number of topics. They raise questions of ancestry and worldview, and highlight the amount that can be done in examining the settings of monuments.

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History Scotland, 2005 - Anna Ritchie
an attractively produced voume, full of thought-provoking ideas and well illustrated.'
Antiquity, 2005 - C R Wickham-Jones
a carefully written, well-illustrated account, and a good buy.'

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781842171431
Publisher:
Oxbow Books
Publication date:
12/31/2005
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 11.69(h) x 0.02(d)

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