Everyday Life in Viking Age Towns: Social Approaches to Towns in England and Ireland, c. 800-1100

Everyday Life in Viking Age Towns: Social Approaches to Towns in England and Ireland, c. 800-1100

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Edited by D. M. Hadley, Edited by Letty ten Harkel

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  • Publisher: Oxbow Books
  • Format: Hardback | 272 pages
  • Dimensions: 170mm x 244mm x 20mm | 780g
  • Publication date: 4 November 2013
  • Publication City/Country: Oxford
  • ISBN 10: 1842175327
  • ISBN 13: 9781842175323
  • Illustrations note: b/w & col. illus.
  • Sales rank: 293,023

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The study of early medieval towns has frequently concentrated on urban beginnings, the search for broadly applicable definitions of urban characteristics and the chronological development of towns. Far less attention has been paid to the experience of living in towns. The 13 chapters in this book bring together the current state of knowledge about Viking-Age towns (c. 800-1100) from both sides of the Irish Sea, focusing on everyday life in and around these emerging settlements.

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this book conjures up a compelling picture of Early Medieval experiences.--Carly Hilts"Current Archaeology" (01/01/0001)