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Posted By: Les in Chorlton
07-Nov-07 - 03:48 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Black Irish: Etymological Consensus?
Subject: RE: Folklore: Black Irish: Etymological Consensus?
I will dig out a book I read a few years ago and give detail but I think the general conclusion was that "The Celts" were not a straightforward "racial" group with a land and leadership but a culture based in trade carried through the river systems of Europe.