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KELEETOON THRASKEIA,PYRAIOON GRAEKOON THRAEKOON SYNECHEIA ESTIN (a)

The Voyage of Bran INTRODUCTION THE old-Irish tale which is here edited and fully translated 1 for the first time, has come down to us in seven MSS. of different age and varying value. It is unfortunate that the oldest copy (U), … Continue reading

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IRIS or IERNE ALL HAVE RIGHT BECAUSE IS ABOUT MEDI (A)

IRELAND (Tara) THE earliest mention of the British Isles in Western literature is to be found in Herodotus (450 B.C.), where this “falsely so-called” “Father of History” says: “I do not believe there is a large river, called the Eridanus … Continue reading

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THE CELTIC TRI-(BU/BHU/PHU/)PHY-LAI (B)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 16/09/16) the Damnoni tribe – whose name literally means “men under the goddess of the deep”.  Could be a reference to them being miners. Associated with Drumchapel & settled in Ayrshire, Renfrewshire, Lanarkshire, Dumbartonshire & parts of … Continue reading

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“Celtic” and Mediterranean Interaction-(ΚΕΛΗΤΕΣ-CELTS AND THRACIANS-PART IC)

(BEING   CONTINUED FROM    27/08/16) The same composition was repeated in one of the ellipsoid cheek-pieces as well. Here,too, the arc with hatches, outlining the appliqué from the outside, plays also the role of asemantic element: the mane of the animals. … Continue reading

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THE CELTIC TRI-(BU/BHU/PHU/)PHY-LAI (A)

  This List of Celtic tribes are as follows; the Aduatuci tribe – L Meuse R. Their name means “people who live next to the water”.  The Aduatuci or Atuatuci Germanic and Gallic peoples. were, according to Caesar, a tribe … Continue reading

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“Celtic” and Mediterranean Interaction-(ΚΕΛΗΤΕΣ-CELTS AND THRACIANS-PART IB)

(BEING   CONTINUED FROM    11/12/15) CELTS AND THRACIANS The style of the reliefs of the cauldron also provides abundant information about theirlinks with Thrace. Naturally, the stylistic characteristics and the ethnic belonging of the art of  the Late Hellenistic Age constitute … Continue reading

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“Celtic” and Mediterranean Interaction-(ΚΕΛΗΤΕΣ-CELTS AND THRACIANS-PART IA)

(BEING   CONTINUED FROM    14/03/15) Abstract Thracians and Celts are the two largest ethnic groups in ancient Europe. They belong to the family of Indo-European peoples who share common elements of both language and culture. They inhabited the periphery of ancient … Continue reading

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