Masters of the Great Stones: A Simple Introduction to Malta's Prehistoric Monuments: the World's Oldest Freestanding Buildings, and the Mediterrane (Paperback)

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STONE AGE TEMPLE BUILDERS: A mysterious island society of accomplished architects and builders who flourished a thousand years before the pyramids will challenge what you thought you knew about ancient civilizations Simple language and full color photos illustrate archaeological representatives of prehistoric humanity. How did they move the stones? What did they look like? How did they bury their dead? Can we relearn their secrets? (Formerly available only in Europe.)

About the Author


Linda C. Eneix works with archaeologists, anthropologists, architects, engineers, historians and other specialists toward a multi-disciplinary understanding of the Neolithic phenomenon. She has lectured on Malta's megalithic monuments for the Smithsonian Associates, has been consulted for film, television and print media in the USA and Europe, and has appeared on international television. Her research initiatives related to archaeoacoustics, combined with an architectural appreciation of the oldest freestanding buildings on earth have enabled fresh insight into interpretation of motivation and original function.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780965625289
ISBN-10: 0965625281
Publisher: OS
Publication Date: January 5th, 2018
Pages: 66
Language: English