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Title Celtic-Norse relationships in the Irish Sea in the Middle Ages 800-1200 / edited by Jón Vidar Sigurdsson and Timothy Bolton.

Publication Info. Leiden : Brill, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource (241 pages) : illustrations.
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Series Northern world, 1569-1462 ; volume 65
Northern world ; v. 65.
Note The genesis of this volume was in a conference held in Oslo University on 3-6 November 2005.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Vikings' settlements in Ireland before 1014 / Clare Downham -- Names for the Vikings in Irish annals / C. Etchingham -- Saints' cults and Gaelic-Scandinavian influence -- Around the Cumberland coast and north of the Solway Firth / Fiona Edmonds -- The Kingdom of Man and the earldom of Orkney-some comparisons / Barbara E. Crawford -- No soil for saints: why was there no native royal martyr in Man and the Isles? / Ian Beuermann -- Slavery, power and cultural identity in the Irish Sea region, 1066-1171 / D. Wyatt -- Pagan myth and Christian doctrine / Jan Erik Rekdal -- Ceramic and cultural change in the Hebrides AD 500-1300 / Alan Lane -- Homeland-strange land-new land. Material and theoretical aspects of defining Norse identity in the Viking age / Zanette Tsigaridas Glorstad.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Vikings -- Irish Sea Region -- Congresses.
Vikings -- Ireland -- Congresses.
Irish Sea Region -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Ireland -- Relations -- Scandinavia -- Congresses.
Scandinavia -- Relations -- Ireland -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Jón Vidar Sigurdsson, 1958-
Bolton, Timothy.
Other Form: Print version: Celtic-Norse relationships in the Irish Sea in the Middle Ages 800-1200. Leiden : Brill, 2014 xvi, 223 pages Northern world ; volume 65 1569-1462 ; 9789004255111 (DLC) 2013035066
ISBN 9789004255111 (hardback : acid-free paper)
9789004255128 (e-book)

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