|Statement||By the Rev. Duncan McCallum.|
|LC Classifications||DA777 .M12|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 240 p.|
|Number of Pages||240|
|LC Control Number||03028266|
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A Pict, as represented in a 19th-century history book Picture: Public Domain Brighid was a Celtic Goddess, from the Tuath de Danaan, which legend says were an ancient fairy race of Ireland. The Greek historian Strabo, writing in the first century AD, asserted that the Picts or Kaltis had been displaced to Scotland from the Celtic lands of Gaul, which he called ‘Galati’, by the Samaritans, whose soldiers had invaded from beyond the river Rhine and from the mountains that are now part of Switzerland. In fact, he tells the reader Author: Steven Keith. Profusely and well illustrated--a fascinating book." --Birmingham Gazette. "A book of remarkable and unusual interest, written in a very interesting manner. The facts and explanations are very striking and fill over pages, interspersed with drawings of the monuments, coins, stone relics, ancient inscriptions, etc." --Newcastle Chronicle. A short distance from the bustling Irish town of Tralee in County Kerry there is an otherworldly looking glen which is known as Scotia’s Grave. According to Irish folklore, the glen was the location of a battle known as Sliabh Mish which took place between the Celtic Milesians and a supernatural race called the Tuatha Dé Danann (tribe of the gods).Author: Sarah P Young.