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By ROBERT MUNRO, M.A., M.D., LL.D., F.R.S.E.
WILLIAMS & NORGATE
HENRY HOLT & Co., New York
Canada: RYERSON PRESS, Toronto
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HERBERT FISHER, M.A., F.B.A., LL.D.
Prof. GILBERT MURRAY D.LITT., LL.D., F.B.A.
Prof. J. ARTHUR THOMSON, M.A., LL.D.
Prof. WILLIAM T. BREWSTER, M.A.
(Columbia Univeasity, U.S.A.)
HENRY HOLT AND COMPANY
M.A., M.D., LL.D., F.R.S.E.
AUTHOR OF "THE LAKE DWELLINGS OF
EUROPE," "ARCHÆOLOGY AND FALSE
ANTIQUITIES," "PALÆOLITHIC MAN AND
TBRRAMARA SETTLEMENTS IM EUROPE,"
WILLIAMS AND NORGATE
First printed December 1913
Reprinted July 1917
Reprinted„ May 1919
Reprinted„ November 1923
IINTRODUCTION—THE LAND—FAUNA—FLORA—ICE AGE—MAN 7 IIEVIDENTIAL MATERIALS—EARLY DISCOVERIES—LYELL'S "ANTIQUITY OF MAN" 23 IIIEVIDENTIAL MATERIALS (continued)— FURTHER DISCOVERIES in BRITAIN, BELGIUM, AND FRANCE 44 IVPALÆOLITHIC TYPES OF MAN—THEIR CULTURE AND CIVILIZATION 68 VTHE TRANSITION FROM PALÆOLITHIC TO NEOLITHIC CIVILIZATION—THE "HIATUS" PROBLEM AND SUBMERGENCE OF THE LAND 100 VIARTS AND INDUSTRIES OF THE NEOLITHIC AND BRONZE AGES 134 VIIEARLY IRON AGE—HALLSTATT, LA TÈNE, AND LATE CELTIC PERIODS 155 VIIIRELIGIOSITY AND COMMEMORATIVE MONUMENTS—CROMLECHS, DOLMENS, BARROWS, MENHIRS, ALIGNMENTS, ETC. 178 IXINHABITED SITES AND PROTECTIVE WORKS—CAVES, BEEHIVE HOUSES, HUT-CIRCLES, DENEHOLES, CAMPS, FORTS, LAKE-DWELLINGS, ETC. 205 XBRITISH ETHNOLOGY—RIVER-BED RACE—NEOLITHIC AND BRONZE AGE PEOPLE—BRYTHONS—CONCLUSION 228
This work was published before January 1, 1928, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.