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The stars and the stones

Brennan, Martin

The stars and the stones

ancient art and astronomy in Ireland

by Brennan, Martin

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Published by Thames and Hudson in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland,
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Astronomy, Prehistoric -- Ireland.,
    • Megalithic monuments -- Ireland.,
    • Art, Prehistoric -- Ireland.,
    • Ireland -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMartin Brennan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN806.5 .B74 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3508329M
      ISBN 100500012954
      LC Control Number82050742

      The stars and the stones: ancient art and astronomy in Ireland. [Martin Brennan] -- This book brilliantly illuminates part of our prehistoric heritage that has for long been shrouded in darkness and mystery. This book provides the first complete, easy to read, up-to-date account of the fascinating discipline of archaeoastronomy, in which the relationship between ancient constructions and the sky is studied in order to gain a better understanding of the ideas of the architects of Brand: Springer International Publishing.

      Stars, Stones and Scholars: The Decipherment of the Megaliths as an Ancient Survey of the Earth by Astronomy: Andis Kaulins: Books - Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Examines stone age carvings in Ireland, discusses their astronomical significance, and looks at how ancient mounds were oriented towards the rising sun of the solstice and equinox.

      The Book of Stones is a new edition of the best-selling guide to some of Earth’s most beautiful natural objects. Two introductory chapters detail the authors’ theories about how to work with crystals and stones—including the concept of crystal resonance and the scientific observation that living organisms (such as ourselves) are liquid crystalline structures.5/5(8).   Search For The Star Stones Search For The Star Stones is an Omnibus edition of two of Andre Norton's Murdoc Jern novels set in the Forerunner Universe, it includes The Zero Stone[[ASIN:BCMKKB0 and Uncharted Stars (Murdock Jern, Bk. 2) 5/5(4).


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Circa 40 photographs, drawings and 80 maps show how megaliths were carved.