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Celtic warrior chiefs

by Matthews, John

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Published by Firebird Books, Distributed in the U.S. by Sterling Pub. in Poole, Dorset [England], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Macbeth, King of Scotland, 11th cent.,
    • Finn MacCumhaill, 3rd cent.,
    • Boadicea, Queen, d. 62.,
    • Celts -- Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.,
    • Cuchulain (Legendary character),
    • Mythology, Celtic.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- To 1066 -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJohn Matthews & Bob Stewart ; plates by James Field.
      ContributionsStewart, R. J., 1949-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA140 .M38 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1513643M
      ISBN 10185314116X
      LC Control Number93197515
      OCLC/WorldCa28101419

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