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The first comprehensive and serious account of an important group of prehistoric moments: the Stone Circles of The British Isles. Aubrey Burl provides a hypothetical chronological framework for the circles, examining in particular their possible astronomical function. Special attention is paid to Stonehenge and Avebury, the two best known and most spectacular rings.
Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light toning on the text-block. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light handling wear with a hint of fade on the spine. Minor damp stain upper edge of preliminary pages.
410 pages with index and bibliography; 10 inches tall. Has three appendices: A County Gazetteer of the Stone Circles of the British Isles, the Diameters of the Circles; Significance of the stone and approximate number in each circle.
Title: ...The Stone Circles Of The British Isles
Categories: Ancient History / Archeology,
Publisher: New Haven and London:, Yale University Press,: 1976.
ISBN Number: 0300019726
Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
lb: 2.00 lb
Seller ID: 007483