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Published: 17 December 2018

324 Pages | 94 black and white figures/tables


ISBN: 9780198827986

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Monetary and Social Economies in the Viking Age

Edited by Jane Kershaw and Gareth Williams
Consultant Editors: Søren Sindbæk and James Graham-Campbell

Medieval History and Archaeology

  • Provides a new framework for studying social relationships, concepts of wealth, and payment media in Viking society
  • Uses recently discovered and unpublished material from across Europe
  • Integrates archaeological, numismatic, and metallurgical approaches and methodologies
  • Offers new takes on current historiographical debates concerning Viking culture from a diverse range of leading academics