Auteur: JH. Brennan
It is estimated that there are around 1200 megalithic sites in Ireland. This invaluable guide is filled with information about the 'history, legends, and archaeological and alternative explanations for the existence of these mysterious monuments to our ancient past. Descriptions of the mythical characters and events which have become so much a part of this beautiful country are combined with a wealth of practical information, to make this the most comprehensive and intriguing work available on the subject. Sites are listed alphabetically, according to the nearest town, along with local directions, detailed map references, and associated legendary and historical background.
With Sixteen pages of magnificent black and white photographs, this fascinating handbook is essential reading for the armchair traveller, amateur historian, and any visitor wishing to investigate and admire the amazing legacies of our megalithic ancestors.