The civilization of the goddess: the world of Old Europe

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HarperSanFrancisco, 1991 - History - 529 pages
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Gimbutas's definitive work presents indisputable evidence of the Goddess-centered world which existed in pre-patriarchal Europe. Complete and panoramic, this convincing book combines scholarly research with the real-life elements of a Jean Auel novel. 600 illustrations.

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Gimbutas rules! If you're interested in Goddess cultural history and archaeology, this is a source text. Start here before you get into the melee of goddess books -- there was an tidal wave of them in ... Read full review

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The Neolithic Cultures of Northern Europe
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About the author (1991)

Marija Gimbutas (1921-1994) was Professor of European Archaeology at the University of California, Los Angeles, and Curator of Old World Archaeology at what is now the Fowler Museum of Cultural History. Her book "The Living Goddesses (California, 1999) was published in April 1999.