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Vikingatida sjöslag
Linnaeus University, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Cultural Sciences.
2012 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

This essay have its main focus on understanding how the usual naval battle under the viking agelooked like. The timeline in question is the year 793 to the middle of 11th century. The main sourceof information are taken from the sources that have the runes and scaldic verses as their referecepoint. The study will take a brief look at the viking ships used in those battles and the weapons andarmor the soldiers would use. And then try to understand their part on the battlefield.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012. , 21 p.
Keyword [en]
Viking age, Naval battle, Vikings, Ship, Scandinavia, Warrior, Warfare
Keyword [sv]
Vikingatid, Sjöslag, skepp, Krigare, Krigskonst
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URN: urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-18464OAI: diva2:519632
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Educational program
Heritage Studies Programme, 180 credits
Humanities, Theology
Available from: 2012-05-02 Created: 2012-04-24 Last updated: 2012-05-02Bibliographically approved

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