A history of the Vikings / Gwyn Jones.

Author
Edition
  • Revised edition.
Published
  • Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press 1984
Physical description
xviii, 504 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
ISBN
  • 019285139X
  • 9780192851390
  • 0192158821
  • 9780192158826
  • 0192801341
  • 9780192801340
Notes
  • Cataloging based on CIP information.
  • Originally published: 1968.
  • Includes index.
  • Bibliography: page.
  • Venue: Previous control number ISBN 0-19-285139-x
Contents
  • I. The northern peoples to A.D. 700. From the beginnings to the age of migrations ; The legendary history of the Swedes and the Danes -- II. The Viking kingdoms to the close of the tenth century. The Scandinavian community, I: diversity and unity ; The historical traditions of Norway to 950 ; Denmark to the death of Gorm the Old ; Denmark and Norway from the accession of Harald Bluetooth to the death of Olaf Tryggvason (c.950-1000) -- III. The Viking movement overseas. The Scandinavian community, II: aspects of society ; Causes of the Viking movement overseas ; The movement south and south-west to 954 : the British Isles, the Frankish Empire, the Mediterranean ; The movement east : the Baltic lands, Russia, Byzantium ; The movement west : Iceland, Greenland, America -- IV. The Viking age ends. The Scandinavian community, III: culture and image ; Svein Forkbeard, Saint Olaf, Knut the Great ; The Viking kingdoms to the death of Harald Hardradi, 1066 -- Appendices: Runes ; The Danelaw ; A Rus ship-burial on the Volga.
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • A study of the northern peoples and kingdoms of Ireland, Greenland, Britain, and Christian Europe and their culture, society and livelihood.

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University of Aberdeen Libraries: Sir Duncan Rice Library: Floor 3 948.022 Jon
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Aberystwyth University Library: Hugh Owen: Level F DL65.J7
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British Library: Lending Collection 85/00059
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.1987.a.4111
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University of Cambridge Libraries: St Catharine's College: Shakeshaft Library 948.02
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University of East Anglia Library: UEA Main Library. Floor 3: Main shelves - Normal loan DL31 JON
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Edge Hill University: Ormskirk University Library Archive 948.02 2 week loan
University of Essex: Albert Sloman Library DL 65
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Lancaster University: Main Collection MAIN MBBV (J) A Floor
University of Leeds Library: Brotherton Library, Main floor 2 Modern History C-1.2 VIK/J
University of Manchester Library: Main Library: Blue Area Floor 3 948.02
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored onsite) HP1.85.207
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Newcastle University Libraries: Philip Robinson Library: Robinson Books Level 4 948.022 JON
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Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository PB- 54-953
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