Britain & Ireland A Visual Tour of the Enchanted Isles

In 11 chapters, each geographic area comes alive through brisk historical narrative and lavish color photography, art, and maps.
ISBN: 9781426206276
Author: Robin Currie
Page: 351
Binding: Hard cover
Publication date: 2010
Publisher: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
Language: English

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Author Robin Currie details captivating legacies and guides us to sites where their mysteries can still be experienced: Hadrian's Wall, testament to why the Romans didn't occupy Scotland; the Arthurian legends found in medieval Welsh literature; Queen Elizabeth I and her rival Mary Stuart; centuries-old Kilkenny castle in Ireland; the Brontës, Daphne du Maurier, and the rich landscapes that inspired them. Meet the modern citizens of Britain and Ireland as well, and discover what life is like in the islands today...

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