A Guide to Ancient and Historic Wales: Glamorgan and Gwent

By: Whittle, Elisabeth

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New, unread with minor shelf wear such as lightly soiled edges. Lightly tanning text. lllus. with b/w photos, plans, diagrams, map. Index, bibliography, glossary, chronology. From lonely upland cairns to peaceful monastic ruins, from cliff-top hillforts to impregnable castles, this guidebook explores the whole range of the ancient and historic monuments of south-east Wales. It covers over 30,000 years of history, from the first appearance of man in the area to the mid-16th century. The 150 monuments selected, all accessible to the public, tell the history of settlement, burial, invasion, war, religion and exploitation of the land in this diverse area. ; 218 pages

Title: A Guide to Ancient and Historic Wales: Glamorgan and Gwent

Author Name: Whittle, Elisabeth

Categories: Wales, Britain,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1992

ISBN: 0117012211

ISBN 13: 9780117012219

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Size: 5 3/4" x 8 1/4"

Seller ID: 1447

Keywords: Wales History Wales archaeology Great Britain ancient monuments in wales historic monuments in wales wales castles,