Scotland's Hidden History

Scotland's Hidden History

by Ian Armit

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780752437644
Publisher: Tempus Publishing, Limited
Publication date: 04/28/2006
Edition description: New edition
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


List of Illustrations     6
Preface to the Second Edition     10
How to use this book     12
Introduction: Scotland to AD 1000     13
Early settlers     38
Tombs of the first farmers     43
Sacred places     63
Forts and farms of the Iron Age     84
Broch towers and the Atlantic zone     109
The Roman interlude     129
Picts, Angles, Scots and Britons     150
The Vikings     173
Museums to visit     182
Further reading     184
Glossary     187
Index of sites     189

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booknutzz on LibraryThing 12 hours ago
This for the traveler who wants to see Scotland's early history. This book directs you to the areas of Scotland's roots. The history of the land before it became Scotland. It's a very good guide by region to where and how to see and discover the earliest of archaeological discoveries in Scotland. Great to plan a early history tour of Scotland. This is not the guide to Braveheart's Scotland but of his possible ancestors.