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The discovery of Middle Earth : mapping the lost world of the Celts / Graham Robb.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780393081633 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 039308163X (hardcover)
  • Description: xvii, 387 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]

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Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 940.04916/Robb (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Main NEW D 70 .R64 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 12/08/2014
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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-357) and indexes.
Contents Note: The road from the ends of the earth -- News of the Iron Age -- The Mediolanum mystery, I -- The Mediolanum mystery, II -- Down the meridian -- The size of the world -- The Druidic syllabus, I: elementary -- The Druidic syllabus, II: advanced -- Paths of the gods -- The forest and beyond -- Cities of middle earth -- The gods victorious -- The poetic isles -- The four royal roads -- The end of middle earth -- Return of the Druids -- Epilogue: a traveller's guide to middle earth.
Summary: Describes a discovery the author made in the Alps, which uncovered a treasure trove of Druid celestial mathematics that mapped out the entire geography of ancient Europe, and discusses the implications of this new information.
Subject: Celts > History.
Mythology, Celtic.

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