List of Colour Plates List of Maps Notes on Contributors 1: Peter Sawyer: The Age of the Vikings and Before 2: Janet L. Nelson: The Frankish Empire 3: Simon Keynes: The Vikings in England, ic./i790-1016 4: Donnchadh O Corrain: Ireland, Wales, Man, and the Hebrides 5: Sveinbjoern Rafnsson: The Atlantic Islands 6: Thomas S. Noonan: Scandinavians in European Russia 7: Niels Lund: The Danish Empire and the End of the Viking Age 8: Jan Bill: Ships and Seamanship 9: Preben Meulengracht Sorensen: Religions Old and New 10: Lars Loennroth: The Vikings in History and Legend 11: Peter Sawyer: The Viking Legacy Further Reading Chronology Index
Peter Sawyer is Emeritus Professor of Medieval History at the University of Leeds.
`the volume will indeed be a treasury for pictorial sources, and the illustrations to more off-the-beaten-track chapters (especially Noonan's, on European Russia) are correspondingly unusual.' Guy Halsall, War in History, 8, 3, 2001 `the truest picture yet of the Vikings and their age.' Publishing News