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The Vandals

Author: A H Merrills; Richard Miles
Publisher: Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
Series: Peoples of Europe.
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The Vandals is the first book available in the English Language dedicated to exploring the sudden rise and dramatic fall of this complex North African Kingdom. This complete history provides a full account of the Vandals and re-evaluates key aspects of the society including: Political and economic structures such as the complex foreign policy which combined diplomatic alliances and marriages with brutal raiding; The  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Merrills, A.H. (Andrew H.), 1975-
Vandals.
Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010
(DLC) 2009027226
(OCoLC)426065943
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: A H Merrills; Richard Miles
ISBN: 9781444318081 144431808X
OCLC Number: 606885939
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 351 pages) : illustrations, maps, plans.
Contents: The Vandals in history --
From the Danube to Africa --
Ruling the Vandal kingdom, A.D. 435-534 --
Identity and ethnicity in the Vandal kingdom --
The Vandal kingdom and the wider world, 439-534 --
The economy of Vandal Africa --
Religion and the Vandal kingdom --
Cultural life under the Vandals --
Justinian and the end of the Vandal kingdom.
Series Title: Peoples of Europe.
Responsibility: Andy Merrills and Richard Miles.

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The Vandals is the first book available in the English language dedicated to exploring the sudden rise and dramatic fall of this complex North African Kingdom. This complete history provides a full  Read more...

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"...Andy Merrills and Richard Miles have done us a great service with this clear, erudite, and engaging study." ( Melbourne Historical Journal, 1 December 2012)

 
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