Before Scotland: The Story of Scotland Before History

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Thames & Hudson, 2009 - History - 352 pages
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This story of early Scotland begins 10,000 years ago at the end of the Ice Age when the familiar Scottish geography of mountains, glens, and rugged coasts evolved. It follows the movement of hunter-gatherers north, the growth of fishing, the establishment of farming. The author also covers cultural evolution in Scotland - the roles played by megalith builders, Celts, Picts, and others.

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Acknowledgments
6
Chapter2 The Ice Domes
23
TheWildwood
51
Copyright

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Alistair Moffat is a well-known writer and television producer. His previous books include Before Scotland, Arthur and the Lost Kingdoms, and The Borders. He lives in Scotland.

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