Viking Age Archaeology, Paperback

Viking Age Archaeology Paperback

Part of the Shire Archaeology series



Viking raids, and the subsequent Scandinavian settlements in the ninth and tenth centuries, had a major effect on many parts of Britain and Ireland.

These impacts can best be seen in a wide variety of archaeological discoveries, primarily from distinctive pre-Christian burials, which contain weapons, tools, jewellery and metal, wood and bone artefacts.

Written by an expert in the field of Viking and Norse archaeology, this book examines the distinctive archaeology of each phase, aspect or area of Norse impact in turn, with sufficient historical background to put the archaeological discoveries into context.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 64 pages, illustrations, plans, transparencies, bibliography, index
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • Category: Archaeology by period / region
  • ISBN: 9780747800637



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