The Modern Antiquarian: A Pre-millennial Odyssey Through Megalithic Britain : Including a Gazetteer to Over 300 Prehistoric Sites

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Thorsons, 1998 - Social Science - 438 pages
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In this unique guide to Britain's megalithic culture, rock n' roller Julian Cope provides an inspired fusion of travel, history, poetry, maps, field notes, and pure passion.

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Review: The Modern Antiquarian: A Pre-millennial Odyssey Through Megalithic Britain : Including a Gazetteer to Over 300 Prehistoric Sites

User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

I skim-read this - loved the photographs and found the ideas ingenious. But I didn't pay deep attention. Will hopefully look again! Read full review

Review: The Modern Antiquarian: A Pre-millennial Odyssey Through Megalithic Britain : Including a Gazetteer to Over 300 Prehistoric Sites

User Review  - Toby Hoyte - Goodreads

Wonderfully done. Bit spooky. Funny as fuck. Read full review

About the author (1998)

Julian Cope shot to fame with his band Teardrop Explodes at the height of the post-punk renaissance. Since then he has recorded over 20 albums and become a true cult hero. His revolutionary books, The Modern Antiquarian and two-part autobiography Head On/Repossessed, are bestsellers in their genres and have secured his place in our culture’s history.

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