Bog bodies uncovered : solving Europe's ancient mystery /

Lindow Man, the famous 'Pete Marsh' discovered in Cheshire in the 1980s, has been joined by new finds from Ireland and elsewhere....Buried in peat marshes and bogs, the unique environment meant their remains were preserved to a remarkable extent. Who were these unfortunate people, and why were they... Full description

Main Author: Aldhouse-Green, Miranda J.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Thames & Hudson, 2015.
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Summary: Lindow Man, the famous 'Pete Marsh' discovered in Cheshire in the 1980s, has been joined by new finds from Ireland and elsewhere....Buried in peat marshes and bogs, the unique environment meant their remains were preserved to a remarkable extent. Who were these unfortunate people, and why were they killed?
Physical Description: 223 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-217) and index.
ISBN: 9780500051825
0500051828

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