Stonehenge Complete

Author : Christopher Chippindale
ISBN : 0500289662
Genre : Social Science
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Draws on the latest research to provide an overview of the prehistoric monument, including theories about its intended purpose and the challenges of preserving it for the future.
Category: Social Science

A Year At Stonehenge

Author : James Davies
ISBN : 0711234833
Genre : Travel
File Size : 30.95 MB
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More than 4000 years old, the true meaning of this ancient, awe-inspiring creation and the secrets of its construction have been lost in the mists of time. Surrounded by mystery, Stonehenge never fails to impress. Over the last five years James Davies has been photographing Stonehenge at all times of the day and night, and all through the seasons. With privileged access to the stone circle he has built up a unique portfolio. A Year at Stonehenge brings together the best of his work, while a short expert text summarizes our current understandings of this stone formation. Published to coincide with the opening of a new environmentally sensitive visitor center and the restoration of the surrounding ceremonial landscape, this is the most visually stunning book available on this most fascinating world heritage site.
Category: Travel

If Stones Could Speak

Author : Marc Aronson
ISBN : 9781426305993
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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Explores the mysterious monument of Stonehenge and reveals some of its secrets and history.
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Stonehenge

Author : Colin Richards
ISBN : 1909990027
Genre : Stonehenge (England)
File Size : 71.8 MB
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Stonehenge is an iconic monument for people all around the world. Built around 5000 years ago, it stands for mystery and forgotten secrets waiting to be decoded. In this latest book in the Council for British Archaeology's ‘Archaeology for All' series, Professor Mike Parker Pearson presents an up-to-date interpretation of Stonehenge and its landscape. Drawing on his years of research and excavation, the author presents a highly readable account that is lavishly illustrated with images by the renowned photographer Adam Stanford and the reconstruction artist Peter Dunn.
Category: Stonehenge (England)

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Author : Francis Pryor
ISBN : IND:30000094648965
Genre : History
File Size : 60.20 MB
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Category: History

The English Setter A Complete Anthology Of The Dog

Author : Various Authors
ISBN : 9781447491873
Genre : Nature
File Size : 59.2 MB
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The English Setter - A Complete Anthology of the Dog gathers together all the best early writing on the breed from our library of scarce, out-of-print antiquarian books and documents and reprints it in a quality, modern edition. This anthology includes chapters taken from a comprehensive range of books, many of them now rare and much sought-after works, all of them written by renowned breed experts of their day. These books are treasure troves of information about the breed - The physical points, temperaments, and special abilities are given; celebrated dogs are discussed and pictured; and the history of the breed and pedigrees of famous champions are also provided. The contents were well illustrated with numerous photographs of leading and famous dogs of that era and these are all reproduced to the highest quality. Books used include: My Dog And I by H. W. Huntington (1897), The Show Dog by H. W. Huntington (1901), Hutchinson's Dog Encyclopaedia by Walter Hutchinson (1935) and many others.
Category: Nature

Admiralty Administration

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ISBN : UOM:39015062770402
Genre : Navy-yards and naval stations
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Category: Navy-yards and naval stations