Breve historia de los celtas by Manuel Velasco

By Manuel Velasco

“Una obra que introduce en una larga y desconocida historia de siglos a través de personajes tan conocidos en el imaginario renowned como Viriato, Vercingetórix o Boudicca y hechos que han provocado l. a. admiración de l. a. historia como los angeles heroica resistencia de los angeles ciudad de Numancia o el saqueo de Roma.”
(Revista electronic Esfinge)

“Breve Historia de los Celtas, rubricado por Manuel Velasco y publicado por Nowtilus es un trabajo que le ayudará a conocer los angeles asombrosa variedad de una nación que se extendió por toda Europa, desde Grecia hasta España, e hizo del mestizaje su bandera.” (Web Biblioteca Manuel Velasco).

Conocer a los celtas es conocer una parte de aquello que nos hace europeos.

El libro nos introduce en los angeles cultura, los héroes, los ritos, los angeles mitología y los angeles vida cotidiana, de un pueblo que se extendió por Austria, Suiza, Francia, Bélgica, España, Reino Unido y, por supuesto, Irlanda.

Dividido en tres partes, Manuel Velasco nos narra en los angeles primera los angeles historia de su legendaria resistencia a l. a. conquista romana, a través de tres figuras fundamentales: el hispano-luso Viriato, el galo Vercingetórix, y l. a. británica Boudicca, reina guerrera que arrasó l. a. ciudad de Londinum (Londres); completa este apartado una completa descripción de l. a. vida cotidiana de los celtas en Irlanda. l. a. segunda se ocupa de los angeles religión y l. a. mitología, el paso basic de una mitología arcana y politeísta, a un cristianismo impulsado por San Patricio. En l. a. tercera se incluye una valiosísima información complementaria sobre el idioma y los angeles escritura, los nombres celtas y los lugares emblemáticos de esta cultura (finisterres).

Razones para comprar el libro:

• Conocer una cultura que determina los angeles identidad europea.
• Incluye un completo glosario de deidades y varias fábulas celtas.
• l. a. tremenda actualidad de l. a. cultura celta en música, literatura y cine.
• El éxito de ventas de libro.

Fundamental para todos aquellos interesados en misterios como Stonhenge, Carnac o las tradiciones mágicas de los druidas, pero también para aquellos que quieran recrear l. a. vida cotidiana y los ritos de un pueblo que está en l. a. base de autores tan dispares y populares como Goscinny y Uderzo, y J.R.R. Tolkien.

Un libro de gran aceptación ya que va por su tercera edición en libro impreso.

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