A history of the Vikings
Oxford University Press, 1973 - 504 sider
An illustrated study of the northern peoples and kingdoms of Ireland, Greenland, Britain, and Christian Europe and their culture, society and livelihood. Illustrations.
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When archbishop Unni renewed the long-interrupted mission of Hamburg and
Bremen to the Danes in 935 he encountered, according to Adam, not a
submissive king Gnupa but an obdurate heathen, king Gorm, whose appearance
on the ...
(Adam of Bremen, IV, ix (9).) 2 'And as by his preaching he converted many to the
Christian faith, he proceeded to anathematize a popular idol named Thor which
stood in the Thing of the pagans, and at the same time he seized a battle-axe ...
... 405 «; untrustworthiness of Heimskringla in respect of him, 8, 217 », 404-5 ;
said by Adam of Bremen to have explored the 'Frozen Sea,' 388 Harald Harefoot
Knutsson, 386, 398, 399 Harald (Gold-Harald) Knutsson (Knut Dana-Ast),
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LibraryThing ReviewBrukerevaluering - Steve.Bivans - LibraryThing
This is a very good overview of the Viking Age. I have used it as a textbook for a couple of college courses. My one critique is that Jones chose to break up the chronology a bit too much, in order to ... Les hele vurderingen
LibraryThing ReviewBrukerevaluering - C.Art - LibraryThing
A good primer for learning about the vikings. One will find it to general if they have done much study on the subject. Les hele vurderingen
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