chapter  12
A convenient excuse for ignoring non-archaeological evidence?
Pages 15

Ten years ago, what were formerly known as the Celts suddenly became nothing but a myth. It became fashionable to deconstruct the Celts. No more than knocking down a straw person, many have said since. An absolute necessity, long overdue, others stated. Even the word ‘Celt’ itself has, in some circles, become a dirty word, politically incorrect, a no-say.