The World of the Celts

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Thames and Hudson, 1993 - History - 192 pages
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First published in 1993, this is a general introduction to the history and archaeology of the Celts from the 7th century BC, through the Celtic renaissance of the post-Roman period to the Celts of today. Full of facts and discussion and furnished with lots of illustrations it is a good place to start learning about the Celts, although much has been published on the subject, including a number of works by Simon James himself, in the 12 years since its first release. The text is unrevised.

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User Review  - Mark Reeder - Goodreads

As a person who writes history for a living, I am loving Simon James' book. He captures the right balance between detail and story telling. The photos and drawings are illustrative more so than the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Dave Koch - Goodreads

Very interesting history that is not often talked about. We think of Celtic people in Ireland, Wales, Scotland and perhaps Cornwall. Their civilization was remarkable and extended all the way into Asia Minor. Read full review

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