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The Anglo-Saxons from the Migration Period to the Eighth Century
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: John Hines
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Boydell Press

The culture of early Anglo-Saxon England explored from an inter-disciplinary perspective.
The Continental Saxons from the Migration Period to the Tenth Century
Language: en
Pages: 393
Authors: Dennis Howard Green
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Boydell Press

Following the Carolingian conquest the Saxons made giant strides economically and politically; a range of sources is examined.
Die Goldbrakteaten der Völkerwanderungszeit
Language: de
Pages: 1024
Authors: Wilhelm Heizmann
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

With their rich iconography and runic inscriptions, the gold bracteates are one of the most important sources for research into Germanic religion. This volume c
The Visigoths from the Migration Period to the Seventh Century
Language: en
Pages: 563
Authors: Peter Heather
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd

Studies of the advances made by the Visigoths from the decline of the Roman Empire to the seventh century, when their kingdom stretched from the Loire to the St
The Long Eighth Century
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: Inge Lyse Hansen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: BRILL

This book is a major reassessment of the archaeological and documentary evidence for the economic history of eighth-century Europe and the Mediterranean.
The Oxford Handbook of Anglo-Saxon Archaeology
Language: en
Pages: 1112
Authors: Helena Hamerow
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-31 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Written by a team of experts and presenting the results of the most up-to-date research, The Handbook of Anglo-Saxon Archaeology will both stimulate and support
Local Autonomy as a Human Right
Language: en
Pages: 588
Authors: Joshua Forrest
Categories: Decentralization in government
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This interdisciplinary study argues that local control represents a universal social value that ought to be codified in international law as a human right.
Franks and Alamanni in the Merovingian Period
Language: en
Pages: 481
Authors: Ian N. Wood
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd

The Alamans were early victims of post-Roman expansion of the Frankish empire; studies consider both races from historical, archaeological and linguistic perspe
The Four Funerals in Beowulf
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Gale R. Owen-Crocker
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

"It is well known that the Old English poem Beowulf begins and ends with funerals and includes a third as a digression part way through. Now, for the first time
Transformations of Identity and Society in Anglo-Saxon Essex
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Alexander D. Mirrington
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-18 - Publisher: Amsterdam University Press

This book presents the results of a comprehensive archaeological study of early medieval Essex (c.AD 400-1066). This region provides an important case study for