Danes in Wessex: The Scandinavian Impact on Southern England, c. 800-c. 1100

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There have been many studies of the Scandinavians in Britain, but this is the first collection of essays to be devoted solely to their engagement with Wessex. New work on the early Middle Ages, not least the excavations of mass graves associated with the Viking Age in Dorset and Oxford, drew attention to the gaps in our understanding of the wider impact of Scandinavians in areas of Britain not traditionally associated with them. Here, a multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary approach to the problems of their study is ...

Danes in Wessex: The Scandinavian Impact on Southern England, c. 800-c. 1100 2015, Oxbow Books, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9781782979319

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