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"An excellent introduction to an obscure and difficult period." ―The EconomistBy the time of Caesar's first expedition to Britain in 55 B.C., migratory movements had established close ties of kinship and common interest between the peoples who lived in Gaul and some of the inhabitants of Britain. Because the source material is so meager for much of early British history, Mr. Blair is careful to explain just how scholars have arrived at an accurate knowledge of the first 900 years.
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An excellent introduction to an obscure and difficult period. -- The Economist
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Book Description Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd, 1963. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 1963 Hardcover, First Edition. Ex-Library. Text is clean, Binding is strong. B & W illustrations. Nice red cloth cover, very slightly slanted spine. Seller Inventory # mon0000013436
Book Description Condition: Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # 18909786-20