The Celts: History, Life, and Culture

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ABC-CLIO, 2012 - History - 898 pages
Introduces the archeology, art history, folklore, history, linguistics, literature, music, and mythology of the Celts and examines the global influence of their legacy. The content is accessible without being simplistic. Unlike other texts in the field, this set celebrates all of the cultures associated with Celtic languages at all periods, providing for a richer and more comprehensive examination of the topic.
 

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Contents

Acknowledgments
xxxi
Introduction
xxxiii
Celtic Chronology
xli
VOLUME 1
1
VOLUME 2
443
Bibliography
811
The Editors and Contributors
821
Index
825
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About the author (2012)

John T. Koch, PhD, is research professor and senior research fellow at the University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies at Aberystwyth, UK.

Antone Minard, PhD, is a sessional lecturer in the department of classical, near-Eastern, and religious studies at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, and in the humanities department at Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC.

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