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    DescriptionFocusing upon the horse in Celtic culture, this text should be of general interest as well as of importance within the wider context of horsemanship and military tactics in Medieval Britain and Europe. It draws on pagan Celtic religion, archaeology, iconography, linguistics, literary sources and folklore to give a general picture of the horse in Celtic culture, with the emphasis firmly on medieval Welsh perspectives.


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    Title
    The Horse in Celtic Culture
    Subtitle
    Medieval Welsh Perspectives
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Sioned Davies, Edited by Nerys Ann Jones
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 192
    Width: 155 mm
    Height: 232 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 431 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780708314142
    ISBN 10: 0708314147
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.7
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LIT
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    BIC subject category V2: HBJD1
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
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    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBK
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    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC subject category V2: JFHF, HRKP
    Libri: I-HP
    BIC subject category V2: DSBB
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/MEDIVL
    B&T General Subject: 431
    BISAC V2.8: NAT016000
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
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    BISAC V2.8: HIS037010
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    Ingram Theme: CULT/CELTIC
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    BIC subject category V2: 1DBK
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    BISAC region code: 1.1.2.6.0.0.0
    DC22: 891.6/60936296655
    LC classification: PB2221 .H67 1997
    Thema V1.0: WNGH, NHD, NHDJ
    Publisher
    University of Wales Press
    Imprint name
    University of Wales Press
    Publication date
    15 July 1997
    Publication City/Country
    Wales
    Author Information
    Sioned Davies is Chair of Welsh and Head of School, Cardiff University.Nerys Ann Jones is presently a Research Fellow at the University of Edinburgh.
    Table of contents
    The horse in pagan Celtic religion, M. Aldhouse-Green; horses in the early historic period, I. Hughson; words for "horse" in the Celtic languages, P. Kelly; the horse in the Welsh law texts, D. Jenkins; horses in medieval court poetry, D. Ann-Jones; the triads of the horses, R. Bromwich; horses in the Mabinogion, S. Davies; praise lasts longer than a horse, B. Owen-Jones; the horse in Welsh folklore, J. Wood.