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Children of ash and elm : a history of the Vikings  Cover Image Book Book

Children of ash and elm : a history of the Vikings / Neil Price.

Price, Neil S., (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780465096985 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 599 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colour), maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: Driftwood -- Introduction: Ancestors and inheritors -- The making of Midgard. The home of their shapes ; Age of winds, age of wolves ; The social network ; The pursuit of liberty ; Border crossings ; The performance of power ; Meeting the others ; Dealing with the dead -- The Viking phenomenon. Inroads ; Maritoria ; Warriorhoods ; Hydrachy ; Diaspora -- New worlds, new nations. The golden age of the sheep farmer ; Silver, slaves, and silk ; The experiments of monarchy ; Lands of fire and vines ; The many ends of the Viking Age -- Epilogue: Games -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Vikings.
Civilization, Viking.
Viking antiquities.

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  • 8 of 9 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.


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