Ancient Ireland: Life Before the Celts

Ancient Ireland: Life Before the Celts

by Flanagan Laurence (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780717124336
Publisher: Gill & MacMillan, Limited
Publication date: 03/28/2000
Pages: 27
Product dimensions: 5.35(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.87(d)

About the Author

Laurence Flanagan is an archaeologist and a former Keeper of Antiquities at the Ulster Museum, UK. He is the author of A Dictionary of Irish Archaeology.

Table of Contents

Part I: The Archaeology
• Introduction
• The Mesolithic Period, 8000-4000 BC
• The Neolithic Period, 4000-2000 BC
• The Court Tombs
• The Passage Tombs
• Beakers and the Bronze Age
• The Earlier Bronze Age
• The Later Bronze Age
Part II:The Social Prehistory
• Society
• Industry
• Manufacturing
• The Food Industry
• Nutrition and Health
• Domestic and Personal Life
• Religion and the Arts
• Technology and Science
• The Environment
• Index

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