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Bodies of the Bogs
www.archaeology.org/online/features/bog
This Web site from Archaeology magazine offers information on the history, culture, and pathology of ancient bog bodies.


Lindow Man: Murders in a Bog
www.chemistry.org/portal/a/c/s/1/acsdisplay.html?DOC=vc2%5C2my%5Cmy2_man.html
In this article from the American Chemical Society, read about the unusual circumstances surrounding the discovery of Lindow Man, and learn some of the basic chemistry involved the analysis of his remains.


Peatlands
www.peatlandsni.gov.uk
The Northern Irish Environmental and Heritage Service provides an extensive Web site on the cultural, biological, and archeological importance of the region's peatlands. Learn about the history and uses of peat, current ecological conservation efforts, and more.


Silkeborg Museum
www.silkeborgmuseum.dk/en/ipixtour/index.html
View Tollund Man and other Iron Age artifacts in this virtual tour of Sweden's Silkeborg Museum.


Council for British Archeology
www.britarch.ac.uk
The Council for British Archeology provides a wealth of information on current research within the United Kingdom. Find excavation reports, conference proceedings, policy papers, and links to other useful Web sites.


Books

Through Nature to Eternity: The Bog Bodies of Northwest Europe
by W. A. B. van der Sanden. Batavian Lion International, 1996.

Dying for the Gods: Human Sacrifice in Iron Age & Roman Europe
by Miranda Aldhouse Green. Tempus Publishing, 2002.

Windover: Multidisciplinary Investigations of an Early Archaic Florida Cemetery
edited by Glen Doran. University Press of Florida, 2002.

The Ancient Celts
by Barry Cunliffe. Oxford University Press, 1997.

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