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Read doc ✓ Great Stone Circles ò feedmarkformulate ✓ ❮KINDLE❯ ❦ Great Stone Circles: Fables, Fictions, Facts ❅ Author Aubrey Burl – Feedmarkformulate.co.uk Thousands of years ago people in Britain painstakingly arranged huge blocks of stone into careful circles The most famous of tAnd evocative rings to illuminate particular archaeological uestions the purpose of stone circles their construction age design distribution art legends and relation to astronomy Burl investigates the legends that surround the Rollright Stones of Oxfordshire for example and finds that stories of girls turning to stone and of stones going for a midnight drink in the river are mainly fables of the eighteenth century or later At Stanton Drew near Bristol three rings provide a vivid ex

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Thousands of years ago people in Britain painstakingly arranged huge blocks of stone into careful circles The most famous of these rings is Stonehenge but elsewhere in England there are remains of other awe inspiring prehistoric stone circles as well For those who are enthralled by these enigmatic rings this book offers fascinating explanations of their many mysteries Archaeologist Aubrey Burl forthan thirty years a specialist in the study of stone circles selects a dozen attractive

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Great Stone Circles Fables Fictions FactsAmple of prehistoric landscaping Burl offers sometimes surprising answers to uestions about Stonehenge how were its bluestones transported from southwest Wales why was its Slaughter Stone not used for sacrifice and why is Stonehenge the most British of stone circles not a stone circle and not British? Burl concludes by reconstructing the social history of Swinside in the Lake District describing the builders their way of life and the ceremonies they performed inside their lovely rin