Scandinavia in the Age of Vikings

Scandinavia in the Age of Vikings

"For the reader taking their first steps into the fascinating history of the Vikings in Scandinavia, this book focuses on Viking activities within Scandinavia--not on their exploits abroad--and on some key aspects in Scandinavia's formation during the Viking Age: politics, social networks, conspicuous consumption, warrior mentality, social stratification, women's roles, religion, farms, and power centers"--


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