Notes on a Scandal

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More recently, signs of illness and injury in the human remains unearthed at Stonehenge led a group of British archaeologists to speculate that it was considered a place of healing, perhaps because bluestones were thought to have curative powers. Long, where four people had lain dead for six days; and, upon arriving at the hut, the abode of Tim Harrington, we found this to be true; for there lay the four bodies, and a fifth was passing to the same bourne. You may have problems listening to the music.

Pages: 270

Publisher: Penguin (January 18, 2007)

ISBN: B002RI955E

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