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The Modern Antiquarian

£75.00

Product description

This bookj represents an eight-year odyssey in search of prehistoric Britain. Of the countless sites visited, over 300 of the very best have been selected, their remains photographed and their relationship with the landscape explained.

The reader can imagine himself on a journey from thew first temples built on these islands into the shadowy past of a modern people who have been hoodwinked into believing their history began with the Roman conquest.

Although essentially a travel book, the essay section of The Modern Antiquarian examines our prehistoric beginnings through the evidence of our megalithic remains and their surroundings, in order to help us reconcile where we are now.

It is a monumental work, lavishly illustrated and in very good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Julian Cope
Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Thorsons
Title:
The Modern Antiquarian

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About this item

This bookj represents an eight-year odyssey in search of prehistoric Britain. Of the countless sites visited, over 300 of the very best have been selected, their remains photographed and their relationship with the landscape explained.

The reader can imagine himself on a journey from thew first temples built on these islands into the shadowy past of a modern people who have been hoodwinked into believing their history began with the Roman conquest.

Although essentially a travel book, the essay section of The Modern Antiquarian examines our prehistoric beginnings through the evidence of our megalithic remains and their surroundings, in order to help us reconcile where we are now.

It is a monumental work, lavishly illustrated and in very good condition.

Author(s):
Julian Cope
Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Thorsons
Title:
The Modern Antiquarian

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