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The Resource Stonehenge : the story of a sacred landscape, Francis Pryor

Stonehenge : the story of a sacred landscape, Francis Pryor

Label
Stonehenge : the story of a sacred landscape
Title
Stonehenge
Title remainder
the story of a sacred landscape
Statement of responsibility
Francis Pryor
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Pryor delivers a rigorous account of the nature and history of Stonehenge, but also places the enigmatic monument in a wider cultural context, bringing acute insight into how antiquarians, scholars, writers, artists, and even neopagans, have interpreted the mystery over the centuries."--Front jacket flap
Cataloging source
NHP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pryor, Francis
Dewey number
936.2319
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA142
LC item number
.P79 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stonehenge (England)
  • Megalithic monuments
  • Wiltshire (England)
  • Engineering
  • History, Ancient
  • Megalithic monuments
  • History, Ancient
  • Engineering
  • Antiquities
  • England
  • England
Target audience
general
Label
Stonehenge : the story of a sacred landscape, Francis Pryor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Why Stonehenge matters -- Introduction: Religion, landscape and change -- After the ice (8000-4000 BC) -- The Stonehenge "ritual landscape" (4000-1500 BC) -- Before the great stones, part I: the formative years (from 3300 BC) -- Before the great stones, part II: stage 1 (from 3000 BC) -- The great stones arrive: stage 2 (from 2500 BC) -- The journey from life to death: stage 3 (from 2400 BC) -- Later developments: stages 4 and 5 (2100-1500 BC) -- After the stones -- Stonehenge today -- Appendix I. Timeline of significant events in British prehistory -- Appendix II. The ditch and the gradual establishment of Stonehenge
Control code
on1018199279
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781681776408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781681776408
  • (OCoLC)1018199279
Label
Stonehenge : the story of a sacred landscape, Francis Pryor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Why Stonehenge matters -- Introduction: Religion, landscape and change -- After the ice (8000-4000 BC) -- The Stonehenge "ritual landscape" (4000-1500 BC) -- Before the great stones, part I: the formative years (from 3300 BC) -- Before the great stones, part II: stage 1 (from 3000 BC) -- The great stones arrive: stage 2 (from 2500 BC) -- The journey from life to death: stage 3 (from 2400 BC) -- Later developments: stages 4 and 5 (2100-1500 BC) -- After the stones -- Stonehenge today -- Appendix I. Timeline of significant events in British prehistory -- Appendix II. The ditch and the gradual establishment of Stonehenge
Control code
on1018199279
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781681776408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781681776408
  • (OCoLC)1018199279

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