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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A drawing by Erik Werenskiold for Heimskringla, by kind permission of Gyldendal
Norsk Forlag, Oslo. 120 17. A Hero enters Valhalla. Motif from a Gotland pictured
stone. Reproduced from Oxenstierna, Die Wikinger, Stuttgart, J959, by kind ...
According to Halfdan's saga in Heimskringla, Ragnhild was a niece of queen
Thyri of Denmark, Gorm the Old's wife, but sense and chronology speak against it
. Halfdan is the first royal person to get a saga to himself in Heimskringla and ...
Snorri, who devoted to this event one of the most elaborate set-pieces of his
Heimskringla, ascribes it to the winter of 994-5, in the reign of king Svein, but this
is probably too late. Saxo, not that he is over-reliable, places it in the reign of king
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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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