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Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Fisher King
A confused but powerful set of tales coalesce in the Arthurian mythos to create this figure. Stripped of all the divergent threads and inconsistencies, the essence of the story seems to be that of a Guardian of a sacred treasure (the Grail, in the Arthurian...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Celtic Gods and Heros: Introduction to Celtic Mythology
Youngsters of school age almost effortlessly learn about the gods and heroes of Greek and Roman mythology. Names like Zeus, Hercules, Diana, Ulysses, Mercury, Venus, and others become widely familiar. Paintings, popular movies, and books trace their stories...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Four Arthurian Romances
"Chretien. DeTroyes: Arthurian Romances" (Penguin Classics, London, 1991). .
Arthurian Chronicles: Roman De Brut
IN THE LONG LINE of Arthurian chroniclers Geoffrey of.
The Origins of the Arthurian Legend
which is somewhat later and has two Arthurian entries, also about battles.
A Bibliographic Guide to Welsh Arthurian Literature Thomas Green
The Matter of Britain: An Introduction to Arthurian Legend
Jonathan G. Reinhardt. The Matter of Britain: An Introduction to.

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THE RATINGS RACE: The Xies get off to a slow start
Is it sufficiently different to justify yet another Arthurian series? TM, Camelot is not as good as Game of Thrones, not by a long shot. Still I haven't seen all of the first two eps yet so I don't know if I will keep watching week after week.
CBC-TV fantasy 'Camelot' seeks Canadian audience after being cancelled in US
The big-budget Arthurian spectacle had been promoted as a prospective ongoing series in the vein of "The Tudors," but a CBC executive says the 10 completed episodes work just fine on their own.
'Arthurian' quest to spare Stonehenge remains denied
LONDON A man claiming to be a descendant of the Celtic priestly order of the Druids lost a legal battle Tuesday to spare human remains found at Britain's World Heritage site of Stonehenge from more scientific examination.
King Arthur: the legendary figure and knights of his round table
In the English tradition, however, it is much more common for Gawain to be the principal hero and the exemplar of courtesy and chivalry, as he is in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and the other Arthurian romances.
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The game has an Arthurian theme and includes adjustable wagers, wilds, scatters, bonus symbols and a second screen bonus round.

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King Arthur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Other early Welsh Arthurian texts include a poem found in the Black Book of Carmarthen, "Pa gur yv y porthaur?" ("What man is the gatekeeper?").
Arthurian Legend
Arthurian legend, Le Morte d'Arthur - pictures, story summary, Arthurian search engine.
Arthurian Literature: Medieval
Feb 22, 2009 Arthurian Legends Illustrated--the King Arthur tales told through An Arthurian Chronology --lists many of the earlier works about King Arthur.
Arthurian Images
The Arthurian legends have been an inspiration to artists for centuries.
Encyclopedia Mythica: Arthurian legend
Mar 1, 2011 The legends of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, and the Quest for the Holy Grail.

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