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No description available, Shrouded in legend the mysterious cult of the ancient Druids continues to fascinate inspiring latter day imitators who often are only a poorly researched and romantic reflection of Druidic lore In this compelling and readable history respected Celtic scholar Peter Berresford Ellis explores who the Druids really were and what role they played in the Celtic world Ellis provides a fresh and convincing interpretation of the facts based on both archaeological and etymological findings Remarkable offers much for the academician as well as the general reader Fascinating reading Joseph A King author of Ireland to North America, p b Uncovering one of Europe s greatest civilizations b p p For centuries the Celts held sway in Europe Even after their conquest by the Romans their culture remained vigorous ensuring that much of it endured to feed an endless fascination with Celtic history and myths artwork and treasures p p Peter Berresford Ellis a foremost authority on the Celtic peoples and their culture presents an invigorating overview of their world With his gift for making the scholarly accessible he discusses the Celts mysterious origins and early history and investigates their rich and complex society His use of recently uncovered finds brings fascinating insights into Celtic kings and chieftains architecture arts medicine religion myths and legends making this essential reading for any search for Europe s ancient past p p b A vivid and enlightening representation of a fascinating civilization Anyone interested in the ancient world will find in it an informative and enjoyable adjustment of many assumptions about the Celts David Rankin i The Times Higher Education Supplement i b p p b This book must become the standard introduction for anyone interested in Europe s ancient Celtic civilisation i Contemporary Review i b p, European recorded history north of the Alps begins with the Celts At their height they stretched over the ancient world from Ireland and Britain to Turkey and Czechoslovakia from Belgium and Gaul to Spain and Italy They sacked Rome invaded Greece and even attempted to take over the Egypt of the Ptolemy pharaohs Yet theirs was an empire without an emperor a civilization that encompassed the continent but had no central government To tell its history Ellis matches his storytelling talents with the firsthand and classical accounts of the Celtic empire