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The Scandinavian Vikings

Louise Park

The Scandinavian Vikings

by Louise Park

  • 93 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Marshall Cavendish Benchmark in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vikings -- Juvenile literature,
  • Scandinavia -- History -- To 1397 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Scandinavia -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Louise Park and Timothy Love.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesAncient and medieval people
    ContributionsLove, Timothy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDL66 .P37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22853559M
    ISBN 109780761444459
    LC Control Number2008055778

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Viking, member of the Scandinavian seafaring warriors who raided and colonized wide areas of Europe from the 9th to the 11th century. Made up of landowning chieftains and clan heads, their retainers, freemen, and others, these Scandinavians were independent farmers at home but raiders and pillagers at sea.

Vikings were Norse people primarily from southern Scandinavia (in present-day Denmark, Norway and Sweden), who from the late 8th to late 11th centuries, raided and traded from their Northern European homelands across wide areas of Europe, and explored westwards to Iceland, Greenland, and Vinland.

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Scandinavian society. Viking society rested on wealth from raids and commerce and consisted of a landed aristocracy with farmer tenants who had the right and obligation to attend local courts.

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Vikings history is as extensive as the people it studies. The seafaring Vikings (in Danish, the Vikinger) were a group of people that came from the Scandinavian countries of Norway, Denmark, and Sweden. They made an enduring name for themselves in the 8th through the 11th centuries for being tactical warriors, smart traders, and daring explorers.

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