People and Places in Northern Europe, 500-1600: Essays in Honour of Peter Hayes Sawyer
Ian N. Wood, Niels Lund
Boydell & Brewer, 1991 - History - 248 pages
A collection of essays dealing with the history and archaeology of Northern Europe in the middle ages. It looks at Anglo-Saxon England, at its contacts with Francia and Scandinavia, and at the impact of the Norwegians and the Danes on the place-names of the British Isles. Two papers deal with the history of women as recorded in runestones, and as evidenced by law suits of the medieval period.
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