The Stone Circles Of The British Isles

By: Burl, Aubrey

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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

Author Name: Burl, Aubrey

Categories: GEOGRAPHY & WORLD HISTORY,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 1976

ISBN Number: 0300019726

ISBN Number 13: 9780300019728

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 007483