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Stonehenge : a new understanding : solving the mysteries of the greatest Stone Age monument

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"... presents a paradigm-shifting theory of the true significance that Stonehenge held for its builders--and offers readers a fascinating glimpse into the excitement, obstacles, and atmosphere of a high-profile archaeological dig"--P. [2] of cover.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781615190799 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1615190791 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781615191932 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 1615191933 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 410 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : The Experiment, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Also published: The Experiment, 2014 (432 pages, 16 pages of plates.; illustrations ; 24 cm).
"First published in Great Britain in 2012 as Stonehenge : exploring the greatest stone age mystery by Simon & Schuster, a division of Simon & Schuster UK Ltd."--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [359]-386) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The man from Madagascar -- A brief history of Stonehenge -- Starting the project -- Putting the trench in the right place -- The houses and the henge -- Was this where the Stonehenge builders lived? -- The great trilithon and the date of the Sarsens -- Mysterious earthworks : the landscape of Stonehenge -- Mysteries of the river -- The Druids and Stonehenge -- The Aubrey holes -- Digging at Stonehenge -- The people of Stonehenge and the Beaker people -- Bluestonehenge : back to the river -- Why Stonehenge is where it is -- Origins of the bluestones -- Origins of the Sarsens -- Earthworms and dates -- The new sequence for Stonehenge -- Stonehenge : the view from afar -- The end of Stonehenge.
Summary, etc.:
"... presents a paradigm-shifting theory of the true significance that Stonehenge held for its builders--and offers readers a fascinating glimpse into the excitement, obstacles, and atmosphere of a high-profile archaeological dig"--P. [2] of cover.
Subject: Megalithic monuments > England.
Stonehenge (England) > History.
England > Antiquities.
Stonehenge World Heritage Site (England)


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