By T. Douglas Price
In this publication, exotic archaeologist T. Douglas fee offers a background of Scandinavia from the coming of the 1st people to the tip of the Viking interval, ca. advert 1050. the 1st e-book of its variety in English in lots of years, historic Scandinavia positive aspects overviews of every prehistoric epoch via illustrative examples from the region's wealthy archaeology. An engrossing and finished photo of switch around the millennia emerges, exhibiting how human society advanced from small bands of hunter-gatherers to massive farming groups to the complicated warrior cultures of the Bronze and Iron a while, cultures which culminated within the superb upward thrust of the Vikings on the finish of the prehistoric interval. the fabric facts of those prior societies--arrowheads from reindeer hunts, megalithic tombs, rock artwork, superbly wrought weaponry, Viking warships--give vibrant testimony to the traditional peoples of Scandinavia and to their huge contacts with the distant cultures of the Arctic Circle, Western Europe, and the Mediterranean
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Ancient Scandinavia: An Archaeological History from the First Humans to the Vikings by T. Douglas Price