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Ancient Dorset.

Charles Warne

Ancient Dorset.

The Celtic, Roman, Saxon, and Danish antiquities of the county, including the early coinage.

by Charles Warne

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Published by Printed for the author and subscribers only, by D. Sydenham in Bournemouth [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coins, English,
  • Coal money,
  • Earthworks (Archaeology) -- England,
  • Dorset (England) -- Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated with plates and woodcuts by Charles Warne. Also an introd. to the ethnology of Dorset, and other archaeological notices of the county, by Dr. T. William Wake Smart.
    ContributionsSmart, Thomas William Wake
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN796
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[9], vi, [5], xxiii, 331, 277-343, [1], xv, [1] p.
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19198026M

    Also known as ‘Kinngait’ in Inuktitut, this ancient artistic community is a main stop for arctic cruise ships. Inhabited by native peoples for three thousand years, Cape Dorset is situated on Dorset Island, adjacent to Foxe Peninsula at the southwestern tip of Baffin Island. Dorset is a county of contrasts, offering beautiful countryside and a stunning coastline, ancient ruins and modern family attractions. All of these things combined make it one of the best places to go camping or glamping in the UK.

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Dorset culture came to an end at a time when the Dorset people had expanded to a larger area than they had ever occupied, were producing vast numbers of carvings and other works of art, and were building large longhouse structures.

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My library. The Dorset was a Paleo-Eskimo culture, lasting from BCE to between and CE, that followed the Pre-Dorset and preceded the Inuit in the Arctic of North is named after Cape Dorset in Nunavut, Canada, where the first evidence of its existence was culture has been defined as having four phases due to the distinct differences in the technologies relating to hunting.

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