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Author Oswald, Alastair.

Title Hillforts : prehistoric strongholds of Northumberland National Park / Al Oswald, Stewart Ainsworth and Trevor Pearson ; with a contribution by Paul Frodsham
Published Swindon : English Heritage, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 131 pages :) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
Contents Prelims; Half title; Title page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Foreword/Preface; Chapter 1 -- Introduction: seeing into the past; Chapter 2 -- Writing the story of the past; Chapter 3 -- Before hillforts; Chapter 4 -- Understanding Hillforts; Chapter 5 -- Life at home; Chapter 6 -- Hillforts in the landscape; Chapter 7 -- The afterlife of hillforts; Chapter 8 -- Hillforts today and tomorrow; Visiting hillforts safely; Endmatter; Further reading/References; Index; Additional Picture credits; Imprint
Summary A detailed archaeological landscape survey which investigates the purpose, design and function of Iron Age hillforts in Northumberland National Park
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Fortification, Prehistoric -- England -- Northumberland National Park
Iron age -- England -- Northumberland National Park
Antiquities.
Fortification, Prehistoric.
HISTORY -- Ancient -- General.
Iron age.
Great Britain -- History -- To 449.
Northumberland (England) -- Antiquities
England -- Northumberland National Park.
England -- Northumberland.
Great Britain.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Ainsworth, Stewart.
Frodsham, Paul.
Pearson, Trevor.
English Heritage.
ISBN 1848021631
9781848021631