Keith Ray and Julian Thomas, <i>Neolithic Britain: The Transformation of Social Worlds</i>

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  • Ingrid O’Donnell University of Wales Trinity Saint David

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https://doi.org/10.1558/jsa.40029

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Abstract

Keith Ray and Julian Thomas, Neolithic Britain: The Transformation of Social Worlds, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. Hardback, 416 pages. ISBN: 978-0-19-882389-6. £30.

Author Biography

Ingrid O’Donnell, University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Ingrid O’Donnell, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, UK.

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2020-03-21

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O’Donnell, I. (2020). Keith Ray and Julian Thomas, <i>Neolithic Britain: The Transformation of Social Worlds</i>. Journal of Skyscape Archaeology, 5(2), 227-231. https://doi.org/10.1558/jsa.40029

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