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People have lived in Scotland for at least 10,000 years. Yet, for the first 9000 of these years, no recognisable concept of 'Scotland' even existed.

People have lived in Scotland for at least 10,000 years. Most books on Scottish history dispose of these nine millennia in a brief introduction, before moving on to the more familiar kings, queens, barons and battles of medieval Scotland.

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item 1 Scotland's Hidden History by Ian Armit Paperback Book The Cheap Fast Free Post -Scotland's Hidden History by Ian Armit Paperback Book The Cheap Fast Free Post. item 2 Scotland's Hidden History by Ian Armit Paperback Book The Cheap Fast Free Post -Scotland's Hidden History by Ian Armit Paperback Book The Cheap Fast Free Post. Yet history books rarely feature the first 9,000 years. This book explores the full history of Scotland by looking at 100 of the most exciting monuments from the Neolithic age to the Vikings'.

In Scotland’s Hidden History, Ian Armit takes readers on a tour of 100 of these far northern sites. Interspersed with his easy-to-read narrative of Scotland’s prehistory, Armit describes locations nearly, but not quite, as famous as England’s great monuments, including Skara Brae, the Ring of Brodgar, Maes Howe and Callanish, but also many lesser-known tombs, domestic settlements, forts, farms, and towers. Each of these sites represents a fascinating glimpse into the life of the prehistoric people who inhabited the land now known as Scotland. But in addition, Armit uses them to tell a story

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Scotland's Hidden History book. The spectacular Bronze Age remains on Orkney, the imposing Iron.

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Scotland's Hidden History. Before Scotland: The Story of Scotland Before History. London: Thames & Hudson. Murray, William Hutchison (1973).

Archaeology and geology continue to reveal the secrets of prehistoric Scotland, uncovering a complex past before the Romans brought Scotland into the scope of recorded history. Successive human cultures tended to be spread across Europe or further afield, but focusing on this particular geographical area sheds light on the origin of the widespread remains and monuments in Scotland, and on the background to the history of Scotland. Published 1998 by Tempus in Stroud, Gloucestershire Scotland. There's no description for this book yet. 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. Are you sure you want to remove Scotland's hidden history from your list? Scotland's hidden history. Published 1998 by Tempus in Stroud, Gloucestershire.

Title: Scotland& Hidden History. Dr Ian Armit is Professor of Archaeology at the University of Bradford. He has written widely on the archaeology of the European Iron Age and the prehistory of violence and war. Catalogue Number: 9780752437644. Missing Information?. His previous books include Celtic Scotland, Towers in the North, Anatomy of an Iron Age Roundhouse, and Beyond the Brochs. Country of Publication.

The spectacular Bronze Age remains on Orkney, the imposing Iron Age hill forts and brochs, the Antonine Wall built by the Romans—these are but a few of the best-known surviving monuments in which Scotland is so rich. This updated edition of Ian Armit’s classic guide to Scotland’s archaeological heritage is complete with detailed instructions as to how to access every major site.

Scotland's Hidden History epub download

ISBN13: 978-0752437644

ISBN: 075243764X

Author: Armit

Category: History

Subcategory: Europe

Language: English

Publisher: The History Press (February 1, 2006)

Pages: 208 pages

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