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Title Danes in Wessex : the Scandinavian impact on southern England, c.800-c.1100 / edited by Ryan Lavelle, Simon Roffey
Published Philadelphia : Oxbow Books, 2015
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Contents Introduction: Danes in Wessex / Ryan Lavelle and Simon Roffey -- West Saxons and Danes: negotiating identities in the early Middle Ages / Simon Roffey and Ryan Lavelle -- The place of slaughter: exploring the West Saxon battlescape / Thomas J.T. Williams -- A review of Viking attacks in western England to the early tenth century: their motives and responses / Derek Gore -- Landscapes of violence in early Medieval Wessex: towards a reassessment of Anglo-Saxon strategic landscapes / John Baker and Stuart Brookes -- Scandinavian-style metalwork from southern England: new light on the "first Viking age" in Wessex / Jane Kershaw -- Death on the Dorset Ridgeway: the discovery and excavation of an early Medieval mass burial / Angela Boyle -- Law, death and peacemaking in the "second Viking age": an ealdorman, his king, and some "Danes" in Wessex / Ryan Lavelle -- Thorkell the Tall and the bubble reputation: the vicissitudes of fame / Ann Williams -- A place in the country: Orc of Abbotsbury and Tole of Tolpuddle, Dorset / Ann Williams -- Danish landowners in Wessex in 1066 / C.P. Lewis -- Danish royal burials in Winchester: Cnut and his family / Martin Biddle and Birthe Kjølbye-Biddle -- Some observations on Danes in Wessex today / Lillian Céspedes González
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Danes -- England -- Wessex -- History
Scandinavians -- England -- Wessex -- History
Vikings -- England -- Wessex
Antiquities.
Danes.
Danois -- Wessex (GB)
Danskar.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Great Britain.
Historia.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology
Scandinavians.
Skandinaver.
Vikingar.
Vikings -- Wessex (GB)
Vikings.
Wikinger
Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066
Wessex (England) -- Antiquities
Wessex (England) -- History
England -- Süd
England -- Wessex.
Grande-Bretagne -- 449-1066 (Période anglo-saxonne)
United Kingdom.
Storbritannien -- England -- Wessex.
Wessex (GB) -- Antiquités.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Lavelle, Ryan, editor, author
Roffey, Simon, editor, author
LC no. 2015040995
ISBN 1782979328 (electronic bk.)
1782979344 (electronic bk.)
9781782979326 (electronic bk.)
9781782979340 (electronic bk.)
(pbk.)