The Last of the Celts

The Last of the Celts

By: Marcus Tanner (author)Paperback

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Description

Travelling throughout the remote Celtic world, award-winning author Marcus Tanner describes the relentless pressure on Celtic communities to assimilate and warns that a distinct Celtic identity may not survive for another generation-a sobering loss that would impoverish us all. "Tanner has concluded we must resign ourselves to the fact that Celticism is done, over, finis. He proves it in a very good and special book that every prodigal and true Celt should read and try to prove wrong."-Malachy McCourt, Washington Post Book World "Lively. . . . [A] thoughtful book."-Publishers Weekly "An exceptional journey into the remarkable cultural history of the Celtic people. . . . [Tanner's] experience reads like a travelogue and an insightful history with an emphasis on cultural heritage."-Raymond L. Flynn, Boston Sunday Herald "[An] angry, elegiac and meticulously researched book."-Christian Century

About Author

Marcus Tanner is a freelance writer and journalist.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780300115352
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 432
  • ID: 9780300115352
  • weight: 612
  • ISBN10: 0300115350

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