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Hengeworld

Author: Michael W Pitts
Publisher: London : Century, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The wooden rings at Stanton Drew in Somerset are the most recent and largest of a series of remarkable discoveries, transforming the way archaeologists think of the great monuments in the region that includes Stonehenge and Avebury. The author asks what sort of people designed and built them.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pitts, Michael W.
Hengeworld.
London : Century, 2000
(OCoLC)606299410
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael W Pitts
ISBN: 0712679545 9780712679541
OCLC Number: 44651169
Description: 404 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Mike Pitts.
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Pitts, an archaeologist, asks what sort of people designed and built these extraordinary structures. Using computer reconstructions he shows what they looked like - and asks what they are for. This  Read more...

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"Reads like a...whodunit." - "Manchester Evening News "Mike Pitts is that rare thing, an archaeologist who not only makes the news...but who can also write it. This book is a gem -- witty, charming, Read more...

 
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