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Who Were the Celts?
The Celts were a group of people that occupied lands stretching from the British Isles to Galatia. The Celts had many dealings with other cultures that bordered the lands occupied by these people, and even though there is no written record of the Celts...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
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

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Picts to the pictures: DiCaprio's godfather
One is a Hollywood heart-throb, the other a Highland campaigner and founder of Pictland of Alba. But Leonardo DiCaprio and Robbie the Pict have more in common than their unruly beards (Gabriella Swerling writes).
In search of the Irish in Tennessee
They mingled with the native Picts and became “Scotland.” A thousand years later, the English plucked up thousands of them and set them back down in Northern Ireland again because the Irish were giving them such troubles. While Celt murdered Celt, ...
When Chrome Says 'Sorry, Go Home'
“You can no longer rely on us for security updates about the Angles and the Saxons and the Picts. Our advice is to hire yourselves some Jute mercenaries. Those guys work cheap.
Author from Aiken concludes four-book series set in Scotland
Submitted Photo A reason Aiken author Alice W. Ross wrote Kiska's Highland Adventures series was to provide a fictional reason as to what could have happened to the ancient people known as the Picts. She is pictured inside Pictavia, the now-closed ...
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, OEDIPUS REX & More Set for PICT's 2016-17 Season
A new venue, a new season schedule, intimate productions with a focus on characters and acting- PICT Classic Theatre celebrates its twentieth anniversary with a renewed energy and commitment to its mission of providing high-quality classic theater to ...

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