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The Resource Roman reflections : iron age to Viking age in Northern Europe, Klavs Randsborg

Roman reflections : iron age to Viking age in Northern Europe, Klavs Randsborg

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Roman reflections : iron age to Viking age in Northern Europe
Title
Roman reflections
Title remainder
iron age to Viking age in Northern Europe
Statement of responsibility
Klavs Randsborg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Roman Reflections uses a series of detailed and deeply researched case studies to explore how Roman society connected with and influenced Northern Europe during the Iron and Viking Ages. In an original way, the book brings late prehistoric Denmark â€" best known for its so-called 'bog bodies' â€" into a world dominated by textual histories, principally that of Tacitus. The studies include a new examination of the bog-bodies of the late first millennium BC, a classical archaeological puzzle: men, women and children murdered yet respected in death and adorned with items of fine clothing. A seco
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Randsborg, Klavs
Dewey number
936.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DL46
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Debates in archaeology
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  • Europe, Northern
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Romans
  • HISTORY
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Romans
  • Northern Europe
Label
Roman reflections : iron age to Viking age in Northern Europe, Klavs Randsborg
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover page; Halftitle page; Series page; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Hostages and Bog Bodies New Interpretations; Introduction; Interpretations; The bog bodies; Classical antiquity; Conclusions; Bibliography; 2 The Cimbri Death · Resurrection · Death; Celts to Germans; Roman expansion; Resurrection of the Cimbri; Modern propaganda; The myth of the Goths; Bibliography; 3 Nations and Alliances The Ethnography of Tacitus' Germania; Chiefdoms once more; Germanic society according to Tacitus; Bronze Age brothers
  • The archaeology of brotherhood and cooperationThe Danish farm; Central Europe; Conclusions; Bibliography; 4 Romans in the North Deconstruction of Names and Identities; Pytheas and Pliny; Pomponius Mela; Names and words; Tacitus' Germania; Ptolemy; The sixth century; Danes; Conclusions; Notes; Bibliography; 5 Origins of the Danes From Tacitus to King Harald; The later Roman Empire: Procopius and Jordanes; Towards the Viking Age; Note; Bibliography; 6 Epilogue: The First Millennium AD in Denmark; Note; Index
Control code
898213778
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472579553
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898213778
Label
Roman reflections : iron age to Viking age in Northern Europe, Klavs Randsborg
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover page; Halftitle page; Series page; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Hostages and Bog Bodies New Interpretations; Introduction; Interpretations; The bog bodies; Classical antiquity; Conclusions; Bibliography; 2 The Cimbri Death · Resurrection · Death; Celts to Germans; Roman expansion; Resurrection of the Cimbri; Modern propaganda; The myth of the Goths; Bibliography; 3 Nations and Alliances The Ethnography of Tacitus' Germania; Chiefdoms once more; Germanic society according to Tacitus; Bronze Age brothers
  • The archaeology of brotherhood and cooperationThe Danish farm; Central Europe; Conclusions; Bibliography; 4 Romans in the North Deconstruction of Names and Identities; Pytheas and Pliny; Pomponius Mela; Names and words; Tacitus' Germania; Ptolemy; The sixth century; Danes; Conclusions; Notes; Bibliography; 5 Origins of the Danes From Tacitus to King Harald; The later Roman Empire: Procopius and Jordanes; Towards the Viking Age; Note; Bibliography; 6 Epilogue: The First Millennium AD in Denmark; Note; Index
Control code
898213778
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472579553
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898213778

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