A comprehensive history of Ireland's prehistorical archaeology Taking Ireland's first human colonization as its starting point, this history leads us on a journey through the vast, enigmatic landscape of prehistoric Ireland. It distinguishes the various significant periods in Irish prehistory and discusses the life and culture of the people who left their marks on the landscape. Readers are introduced to the farming methods, the defense mechanisms, the hierarchy structures, and the art and the beliefs of Irish prehistoric ancestors. Each period is presented with its most important archaeological sites, such as the Boyne Valley, Dún Aenghus, and the Hill of Tara, accompanied by photographs from the author's collection. This clear and accessible guide to the prehistoric landscape of the island will enrich any reader's understanding of ancient Ireland.
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Kelli Ann Malone is a lecturer in anthropology with a specialist interest in archaeology.
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Book Description The History Press, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # INGM9781845889777
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Book Description HISTORY PRESS, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 128 pages. 9.13x6.38x0.39 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1845889770