FANTASY BOOK: HEADHUNTING

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While doing research for my fantasy book, I discovered that my Celtic ancestors had a reputation for being headhunters. This was one of the reasons the Romans feared them with great passion. I am thinking of including this practice in my fantasy book as a way for some groups to claim and preserve the heads of their defeated enemies and keep them as trophies.

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One thought on “FANTASY BOOK: HEADHUNTING”

  1. Check out the head hunters of Nagaland in North East India. They had a way of shrinking the heads so they could wear their trophy heads at the waist. Rumour has it that headhunting still exists in this region. N

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