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Scandinavians, In Search of the Soul of the North

Robert Ferguson
W. W. Norton & Company

Wielding a mastery of Scandinavian history, broadcaster Robert Ferguson shows readers its slow sea-change from the Vendel and Viking Eras to the temperate, modern societies of today. He dissects two millennia with aplomb, covering the four countries' Christian conversions, unifications and fragmentations, golden ages, the spread of Scandinavian design and the impact of WWII up through the terror attack of Anders Breivik. Ferguson also wrote The Vikings, A History (VIK32).

ISBN: 9781468314823
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