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Viking Rus : studies on the presence of Scandinavians in Eastern Europe

Viking Rus : studies on the presence of Scandinavians in Eastern Europe

Author: Wladyslaw Duczko
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.
Series: Northern world, v. 12.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This volume deals with one of the most controversial issues in writings about early medieval history: the presence of Scandinavians, known as Rus, and their impact on Eastern Europe during the Viking Age. These studies give for the first time an extensive and detailed picture of the Norse population in the East by using, besides written narratives, a wide range of archaeological sources. The seven chapters survey  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Duczko, Wladyslaw.
Viking Rus.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004
(DLC) 2004046642
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wladyslaw Duczko
ISBN: 1429409967 9781429409964 9789004138742 9004138749
OCLC Number: 191953397
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 289, [72] pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Rus and Scandinavia: Case of the Rhos in Ingelheim A.D. 839 --
People, places and things in the first"land of Rus" in the East --
Rus and their culture --
Upper Dnieper --
Volga-Oka region --
Towards the Rus state --
Series Title: Northern world, v. 12.
Responsibility: by Wladyslaw Duczko.


This book offers a detailed survey of the history and culture of Scandinavians, known as Rus, living during the Viking Age in the Eastern Europe where they created not only a principality of Kiev but  Read more...


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