Horrible Histories: Cut-throat Celts

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Scholastic UK, Dec 1, 2011 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 144 pages
The cut-throat Celts may have been a riotous rabble armed with swords and spears, but they knew how to make the Roman army's blood run cold! Discover the fearsome facts about the wild warriors who fought the Romans naked while collecting human heads! You'll find out: * Why weird Celt warriors fought with no clothes on * How to preserve your enemy's brain * How to play gruesome Celtic games * What the dreadful Druids did to their strange sacrifices. If that's not nasty enough for you, you must be a cut-throat Celt yourself!

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User Review  - redfiona - LibraryThing

This is actually my least favourite of the Horrible History books (you'll notice that it's still 3 stars despite that, there are no bad Horrible History books). I think that's because some of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - JalenV - LibraryThing

I didn't get to read The Cut-Throat Celts when I was a child because none of the Horrible Histories series had been written yet. That didn't stop me from enjoying the humor, both in the text and the ... Read full review

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