[Milton-L] Off Topic . . . But Relevant to English Literature

gilliaca at jmu.edu gilliaca at jmu.edu
Fri Sep 25 12:05:14 EDT 2009

.>This one is a little more coherent than most about this.  No one has yet 
>so far as I've seen written anything about how the site was developed.  
>One would like to know whether trained  archaeologists
> mapped the site and photographed each layer of excavation. How did such 
>a huge treasure get there in the first place?  How deep was it buried?  

Good questions.

>How did it come to be so well hidden than no plow uncovered it in 1200 
>years of farming, battles, etc.? .

That would be the lingering influence of the hoard's dragon ...
Cynthia A. Gilliatt
English Department, JMU, ret.
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