Ancestors: A prehistory of Britain in seven burials by Alice Roberts

Ancestors: A prehistory of Britain in seven burials

Alice Roberts with Alice Roberts (Narrator)

13 hours, 52 minutes first pub 2021 (editions)

nonfiction history science challenging informative reflective medium-paced


This book is about belonging: about walking in ancient places, in the footsteps of the ancestors. It’s about reaching back in time, to find ourselves, and our place in the world.We often think of Britain springing from nowhere with the arrival of ...

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informative 98%
reflective 61%
inspiring 32%
challenging 22%
hopeful 17%
mysterious 10%
emotional 5%
adventurous 4%
funny 4%
relaxing 4%
lighthearted 1%
sad 1%


medium 50%
slow 44%
fast 4%

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