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By David Goudsward,Niven Sinclair

In New England this day, there are megalithic stones, stone chambers and buildings, carvings and petroglyphs, even an unidentified skeleton in armor that defy effortless rationalization. From Maine to Massachusetts, this paintings provides an exam of varied unexplained old is still in New England. From the main infamous to the lesser identified, it explores not just the structure and dimensions of such sites—some such as Stonehenge with their large stones, astronomical alignments and undiscovered purposes—but additionally the background and attainable causes for his or her lifestyles. Theories concerning Norse, Phoenician, Irish, Celtic and local American origins are awarded right here in an neutral and logical demeanour. websites mentioned contain secret Hill in North Salem, New Hampshire (also often called America's Stonehenge); Dighton Rock in Berkley, Massachusetts; Newport Tower in Newport, Rhode Island; and the Bellows Falls Petroglyphs in Bellows Falls, Vermont. An appendix presents information about websites open to the public.

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