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The Resource Everyday life in Viking-age towns : social approaches to towns in England and Ireland, c. 800-1100, [edited by] D.M. Hadley and Letty ten Harkel

Everyday life in Viking-age towns : social approaches to towns in England and Ireland, c. 800-1100, [edited by] D.M. Hadley and Letty ten Harkel

Label
Everyday life in Viking-age towns : social approaches to towns in England and Ireland, c. 800-1100
Title
Everyday life in Viking-age towns
Title remainder
social approaches to towns in England and Ireland, c. 800-1100
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] D.M. Hadley and Letty ten Harkel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The study of early medieval towns has frequently concentrated on urban beginnings, the search for broadly applicable definitions of urban characteristics and the chronological development of towns. Far less attention has been paid to the experience of living in towns. The thirteen chapters in this book bring together the current state of knowledge about Viking-Age towns (c. 800-1100) from both sides of the Irish Sea, focusing on everyday life in and around these emerging settlements. What was it really like to grow up, live, and die in these towns? What did people eat, what did they wear, and h
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hadley, D. M.
  • Ten Harkel, Letty
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City and town life
  • City and town life
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Great Britain
  • Ireland
  • Urban economics
  • HISTORY
  • City and town life
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Urban economics
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • Ireland
  • HISTORY / General
Label
Everyday life in Viking-age towns : social approaches to towns in England and Ireland, c. 800-1100, [edited by] D.M. Hadley and Letty ten Harkel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Living in Viking-age towns / David Griffiths -- Towns and identities in Viking England / Gareth Williams -- Viking Dublin: enmities, alliances and the cold gleam of silver / Emer Purcell and John Sheehan -- Constructing and experiencing urban landscapes. -- Beyond Longphuirt? Life and death in early Viking-age Ireland / Stephen H. Harrison -- From country to town: social transitions in Viking-age housing / Rebecca Boyd -- Childhood in Viking and Hiberno-Scandinavian Dublin, 800-1100 / Deirdre McAlister -- Whither the warrior in Viking-age towns? / D.M. Hadley -- Aristocrats, burghers and their markets: patterns in the foundation of Lincoln's urban churches / David Stocker -- Urban trades and activities. -- More than just meat: animals in Viking-age towns / Kristopher Poole -- No pots please, we're Vikings: pottery in the southern Danelaw, 850-1000 / Paul Blinkhorn -- Of towns and trinkets: metalworking and metal dress-accessories in Viking-age Lincoln / Letty Ten Harkel -- Making a good comb: mercantile identity in 9th- to 11th-century England / Steven P. Ashby -- Craft and handiwork: wood, antler and bone as an everyday material in Viking-age Waterford and Cork / Maurice F. Hurley
Control code
ocn851285745
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782970118
Lccn
2013026325
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvgz8pn4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851285745
Label
Everyday life in Viking-age towns : social approaches to towns in England and Ireland, c. 800-1100, [edited by] D.M. Hadley and Letty ten Harkel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Living in Viking-age towns / David Griffiths -- Towns and identities in Viking England / Gareth Williams -- Viking Dublin: enmities, alliances and the cold gleam of silver / Emer Purcell and John Sheehan -- Constructing and experiencing urban landscapes. -- Beyond Longphuirt? Life and death in early Viking-age Ireland / Stephen H. Harrison -- From country to town: social transitions in Viking-age housing / Rebecca Boyd -- Childhood in Viking and Hiberno-Scandinavian Dublin, 800-1100 / Deirdre McAlister -- Whither the warrior in Viking-age towns? / D.M. Hadley -- Aristocrats, burghers and their markets: patterns in the foundation of Lincoln's urban churches / David Stocker -- Urban trades and activities. -- More than just meat: animals in Viking-age towns / Kristopher Poole -- No pots please, we're Vikings: pottery in the southern Danelaw, 850-1000 / Paul Blinkhorn -- Of towns and trinkets: metalworking and metal dress-accessories in Viking-age Lincoln / Letty Ten Harkel -- Making a good comb: mercantile identity in 9th- to 11th-century England / Steven P. Ashby -- Craft and handiwork: wood, antler and bone as an everyday material in Viking-age Waterford and Cork / Maurice F. Hurley
Control code
ocn851285745
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782970118
Lccn
2013026325
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvgz8pn4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851285745

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