By Tim Concannon

ISBN-10: 1484908007

ISBN-13: 9781484908006

5000 years in the past Western Europe used to be a really diverse position. a global of Priest-kings, stone circles, temples, nice heroes and sea-raiders. A heady mixture of archaeology, conventional heritage and folklore provides us a window into that turbulent interval, the place we discover the origins of the Greek and Gaulish gods, the Wagnerian Ring Cycle, Robin Hood or even King Arthur himself. Thirty 12 months of scholarship and hands-on event at an experimental build of a prehistoric farmstead in Southern England provides the writer a special tackle a few very outdated traditions.
This ebook, first released fifteen years in the past is now introduced correct brand new with the advantage of the most recent advances in Archaeology and Genetics.

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