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The World of the Druidsby Miranda Aldhouse-green
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Were the Druids barbaric head-hunters involved in human sacrifice? Or were they wise and benevolent healers who could interpret omens and predict the future? This account covers all aspects of history surrounding the Druids, from archaeological evidence to early Welsh and Irish myths.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 184-185) and index.
Table of Contents
Finding the Druids — The Celts and the supernatural — The Druids in classical literature — Digging up Druids — Sarcrifice and prophecy — The female Druids — Sacred places and their priests — Druids in Irish myth — Druids resurrected — Druids today — Directory of modern Druid organizations.
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