Ronald Hutton


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January 01, 1953

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Ronald Hutton (born 1953) is an English historian who specializes in the study of Early Modern Britain, British folklore, pre-Christian religion and contemporary Paganism. A professor of history at the University of Bristol, Hutton has published fourteen books and has appeared on British television and radio.

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The Triumph of the Moon: A ...

4.23 avg rating — 1,829 ratings — published 1999 — 12 editions
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The Pagan Religions of the ...

4.11 avg rating — 510 ratings — published 1991 — 3 editions
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The Witch: A History of Fea...

3.56 avg rating — 511 ratings — published 2017 — 8 editions
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The Stations of the Sun: A ...

4.17 avg rating — 309 ratings — published 1996 — 6 editions
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Blood and Mistletoe: The Hi...

3.99 avg rating — 215 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
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Pagan Britain

4.21 avg rating — 228 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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Witches, Druids and King Ar...

3.93 avg rating — 151 ratings — published 2003 — 3 editions
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The Druids

4.06 avg rating — 141 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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A Brief History Of Britain ...

3.69 avg rating — 117 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
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The Rise and Fall of Merry ...

3.92 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 1994 — 3 editions
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“This was, however, no straightforward stone circle of the Cumbrian sort, but a collection of trilithons, chambers, altars and monoliths intended to represent the elements and the signs of the zodiac; as if Stonehenge had mated with a Neolithic passage grave and produced offspring.”
Ronald Hutton, Blood and Mistletoe: The History of the Druids in Britain

“The first absolutely certain record which places it upon 25 December is the calendar of Philocalus, produced in 354 and apparently at Rome.”
Ronald Hutton, Stations of the Sun

“All have validity in the present, and to call anyone wrong for using any one of them would be to reveal oneself as bereft of general knowledge and courtesy, as well as scholarship.”
Ronald Hutton, The Witch: A History of Fear, from Ancient Times to the Present

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