product description page
Viking-Age War Fleets : Shipbuilding, Resource Management and Maritime Warfare in 11th-Century Denmark
About this item
In the Scandinavian societies of the Viking Age the ship was omnipresent. Politically, ideologically and economically the ship played a central role, and in the military operations, which are the subject of this book, the ship and its armed crew were the fundamental means of achieving military goals. This publication deals with the organizational, resource-related and operational aspects of the building and use of ships for warfare in 11th-century Denmark.
Number of Pages: 161
Genre: Social Science, Transportation, History
Series Title: Maritime Culture of the North
Publisher: David Brown Book Co
Author: Morten Ravn
Street Date: October 17, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-3801
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.