The Norsemen in the Viking Age (The Peoples of Europe)

by Eric Christiansen

Paperback, 2006

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Available

Call number

948.022

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Publication

Wiley-Blackwell (2006), Paperback, 392 pages

Description

This history of the Nordic peoples in the period 750-1050 focuses on their homelands and colonies, demonstrating the fluidity and incoherence of the world in which they lived. Considers the Nordic peoples in Viking times without undue recourse to developmental theories. Guides readers through some of the scholarly controversies surrounding these peoples. Illustrated by reference to runic, poetic and archaeological evidence.

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Physical description

392 p.; 8.82 inches

ISBN

1405149647 / 9781405149648
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