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The Stone Circles of the British Isles
by Aubrey Burl
This book is about the first comprehensive and serious account of an important group f prehistoric moments in the stone Circles of The British Isles. Aubrey Burl, author provides a hypothetical chronological framework for the circle, examining in particular their possible astronomical function. Special attention is paid to Stonehenge and Avebury, the two best known and ...more
Paperback, 1st edition, 432 pages
Published July 1st 1979 by Yale University Press
(first published 1977)
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The Bible for the 1,000 or so extant stone circles in the British Isles. Few photos, all b & w. But the line drawings of the plans of the circles are really good. If you are going to visit Britain and are interested in such things, read this book. It's a bit heavy, so you wouldn't want to haul it around with you. Don't know if there is an ebook edition.