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The Resource A history of the Vikings, Gwyn Jones

A history of the Vikings, Gwyn Jones

Label
A history of the Vikings
Title
A history of the Vikings
Statement of responsibility
Gwyn Jones
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This narrative treats the Viking realms of Denmark, Sweden and Norway, their civilization and culture, and their many-sided achievements at home and abroad. [The book] ranges from their origins and legendary prehistory to the military triumphs of Canute to the defeat of Harold Hardrڳadi and Stamford Bridge in 1066, which symbolically ended the Viking age. [It] recounts the Vikings' exploits in war, trade and colonization, covering their assault on Western Christendom, their trading and military ventures whicvh took them to the Slav and Muslim worlds and Byzantium, as well as their western voyages of discovery and settlement to Greenland, Iceland, and [the United States of] America. ..."--Back cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1907-1999
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Gwyn
Dewey number
948.022
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DL31
LC item number
.J6 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Oxford paperbacks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vikings
  • Scandinavia
  • Civilization
  • Vikings
  • Scandinavia
Label
A history of the Vikings, Gwyn Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-444) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Northern peoples to A.D. 700 -- The Viking kingdoms to the close of the tenth century -- The Viking movement overseas -- The Viking Age ends
Control code
ocm50028838
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xviii, 504 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780192801340
Lccn
2001271864
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
A history of the Vikings, Gwyn Jones
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-444) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Northern peoples to A.D. 700 -- The Viking kingdoms to the close of the tenth century -- The Viking movement overseas -- The Viking Age ends
Control code
ocm50028838
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xviii, 504 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780192801340
Lccn
2001271864
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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