This classic resource on the world of the Sagas is now back in print. With full-page maps and useful supplementary photos, this acclaimed encyclopedia covers every aspect of Scandinavia during the Middle Ages, including rulers and saints, overviews of the countries, religion, education, politics and law, culture and material life, history, literature, and art. A valuable and absorbing volume for students of the Norse sagas, the Viking age, and Old English history and literature, and for anyone interested in the cultural and historical heritage of Scandinavia. Includes cross-references and comprehensive index.Studies and technical analysis of filigreed ornaments have highlighted the process by which foreign techniques and models were copied and subsequently ... Eludes archiologiques sur ks relations de la Suede et VOrient pendant la#39;age des Vikings Archives da#39;dtudesorientales, 8. ... Acta Archaeologica 24 (1953), 81- 101;anbsp;...
|Author||:||Phillip Pulsiano, Kirsten Wolf|
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 1993|