Stonehenge is woven into the earliest Arthurian legends and has been analysed by everyone from archaeologists, to town planners, to the Druids who have made it their spiritual home. By refusing to adopt one theoretical position, Rosemary Hill provides the most wide-ranging and expansive history of the megalithic structure to date, from its creation in 3000 BC to the threat of the thunderous main roads that flank it today.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - setnahkt - LibraryThing
Delightful. Author Rosemary Hill doesn’t do a conventional archaeological history, but rather a “history of ideas” about Stonehenge, with a full cast of eccentric English characters and fascinating ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dchaikin - LibraryThing
This is a little book that I just randomly picked up from my library’s new book shelf and then kind of randomly opened up, found interesting and found myself reading through. By little I mean it’s ... Read full review