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Title Silver, butter, cloth : monetary and social economies in the Viking age / Jane Kershaw, Gareth Williams, Søren Sindbæk, and James Graham-Campbell
Edition First edition
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Series Medieval history and archaeology
Medieval history and archaeology
Summary 'Silver, Butter, Cloth' discusses what constituted 'money' in the Viking Age, and how 'money' was used? It is widely accepted that silver constituted the main form of currency. Contributors examine how silver functioned as payment but also explores the monetary role of non-silver currencies in the Viking economy
Notes This edition previously issued in print: 2018
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Audience Specialized
Notes Online resource; title from home page (viewed on January 7, 2019)
Subject Civilization, Viking
Coinage -- Scandinavia -- History -- To 1500
Silver coins -- Scandinavia -- History -- To 1500
Viking antiquities
Civilization, Viking.
Silver coins.
Viking antiquities.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Graham-Campbell, James, editor
Kershaw, Jane, 1982- editor
Sindbæk, Søoren, editor
Williams, Gareth, 1969- editor
ISBN 0191866679
0192563041 (electronic bk.)
9780191866678 (ebook)
9780192563040 (electronic bk.)