Pathways and Ceremonies: The Cursus Monuments of Britain and Ireland

Pathways and Ceremonies: The Cursus Monuments of Britain and Ireland

by Alistair Barclay, Jan Harding

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Pathways and Ceremonies: The Cursus Monuments of Britain and Ireland by Alistair Barclay, Jan Harding

A review of the most recent evidence from cursuses, and ideas on their interpretation, with contributions as follows: Introduction (J Harding and A Barclay) , the radiocarbon problem (A Barclay and A Bayliss) , symbolic territories (J Harding) , processions, memories and the Dorset cursus (R Johnston) , Dorchester on Thames - ritual complex or ritual landscape (R Loveday) , cattle, cursus monuments and the river ... the Upper Thames (A Barclay and G Hey) , the Cambridgeshire Ouse (T Malim) , Eastern England (J Last) , the Cleaven Dyke (A Barclay and G Maxwell) , the Holywood cursus, Dumfries (J Thomas et al) , cursus monuments in Scotland (K Brophy) , cursus monuments in Wales (A Gibson) , cursus-like monuments in Ireland (C Newman) , Passy-Rots and linear monuments in northern France (I Kinnes) .

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781900188425
Publisher: Oxbow Books
Publication date: 12/28/1999
Series: Neolithic Studies Group Seminar Papers Series
Pages: 168
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 11.70(h) x (d)

About the Author

Jan Harding is a senior lecturer in Prehistory at the University of Newcastle. He is a specialist in Neolithic and Bronze Age Britain with over 50 publications to his name, including the book Henge Monuments of the British Isles.

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