Ancient Scandinavia

Author: T. Douglas Price
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0190231971
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In this book, Doug Price provides an archaeological history of Scandinavia-a land mass comprising the modern countries of Denmark, Sweden, and Norway-from the arrival of the first humans after the last Ice Age to the end of the Viking ...

Gesta Danorum

Author: Saxo (Grammaticus)
ISBN: 9783937715414
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Saxo Grammaticus (ca.1150-1220) überliefert ein faszinierendes, geheimnisvolles Zeitgemälde.

Die Abenteuer Des R De Orm

Author: Frans G. Bengtsson
Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 3423431970
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Spannend und mit viel Humor erzählt Frans G. Bengtsson von seinen trink- und liebesfreudigen Helden, die im Europa des 10. Jahrhunderts auf große Fahrt gehen – die letzte echte Wikinger-Saga.

In Search Of Vikings

Author: Stephen E. Harding
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1482207591
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Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Scandinavian Heritage of North-West
England Stephen E. Harding, David Griffiths, Elizabeth Royles ... 19 Human
Sciences and Population Genetics. ... 28 ABSTRACT A wide variety of
approaches based on historical, archaeological, place-name, linguistic, physical,
and genetic tools can collectively ... Seen against the long-term background of
two millennia of Roman, medieval, and modern history, the Viking Age was a
relatively transient phase ...

The Vikings In History

Author: F. Donald Logan
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136527095
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The evidence, written and archaeological, allows for no doubt: sometime around
the millennium men whose cultural ties reached beyond Greenland and Iceland
to Scandinavia arrived on the shores of North America. ... A more significant
question historically would be: what circumstances, what patterns of human
development led to a European ... The identity of the first Viking to sight America
may never be known, perhaps with historical justice, for the first Viking to make
landfall there ...

Viking Burial In The North Of England

Author: Angela Z. Redmond
Publisher: British Archaeological Reports Limited
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XXI, pp72-79 Smith, JH (1841-44), An Account of the Discovery, in the month of
November last, of a Human Skeleton, accompanied by ... II, pp40- 46 Smyth AP (
1975), Scandinavian York and Dublin I. The History and Archaeology of Two
Related Viking Kingdoms, ... Press, Oxford Stephens G (1884), Old Northern
Runic Monuments of Scandinavia and England, now first collected and
deciphered, vol.

Die Merseburger Zauberspr Che

Author: Wolfgang Beck
Publisher: Reichert Verlag
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The controversial linguistic material is examined etymologically while questions concerning the context, the historical transmission, linguistic and religious historical problems as well as functional aspects of these texts are treated in a ...

A Brief History Of The Vikings

Author: Jonathan Clements
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1472107756
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SCANDINAVIA. The Vikings appear in the accounts of their enemies as fearsome
invaders, devoid of culture or conscience, prepared to ... Before the modern age,
the most important man in the transmission of Viking culture was arguably Snorri
Sturluson (1179–1241), ... many such oral traditions to paper for the first time,
accompanied by remarkably astute editorial observations and criticisms. ... If
there is a 'solid' form of evidence for our studies of the Vikings, it lies in