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Author Ardrey, Adam.

Title Finding Merlin : the truth behind the legend of the great Arthurian mage / Adam Ardrey.

Imprint New York, NY : Overlook Press, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Non-Fiction    398.352 ARD    Available
Description 384 p. : 2 maps ; 21 cm
Bibliography "Select bibliography": p. 371-376.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Legend -- Morken's Children -- The Angles -- Signs and Portents -- The old Way of the Druids -- Merlin and Languoreth -- The Magi and the Bards -- Angle Land -- The Hill of Death -- The Murder of Telleyr -- Morken the Chief -- Cathen the Druid -- Uther Pendragon, Son of the Sky God -- The Battle of Arderydd -- The Wilderness Years -- Battle Rejoined -- The Ring -- The Army of Stags -- Rome -- Twilight of the Druids -- The Harrowing of Galloway -- Madman -- Ardery Street -- Stonehenge -- "Rhydderch is Dying" -- The Dark Heart -- Dumpelder -- The Grave -- Mordred's Queen -- Le Morte de Merlin -- Timeline.
Summary An exploration of the true history of the legendary wizard challenges popular myths to reveal his lesser-known Scottish origins, advocacy of the Druid lifestyle, and influential relationship with prominent sixth-century figures.
Subject Merlin (Legendary character)
Merlin (Legendary character) -- Historiography.
Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066.
ISBN 9781468303322 paperback
1468303325 paperback

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