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Vikings at War (Paperback)

Military

By Kim Hjardar, Vegard Vike
Imprint: Casemate
Pages: 400
ISBN: 9781612007991
Published: 6th November 2019

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A comprehensive account of the Viking art of war, weapons and the history of their conquests, now available in paperback.

This book is a huge labour of love and one which will stay on my bookshelf for a long time as a constant reference guide..

If you only buy one book on Viking combat – make it this one…

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About Kim Hjardar

Kim Hjardar holds a MPhil in Nordic Viking and Medieval Culture from the University of Oslo and works as a lecturer in history at St Hallvard College. He has been involved in Viking and Medieval studies for more than fifteen years, both as a professional and through living history re-enactment. He is head of Norway’s biggest and oldest Viking re-enactment association.


About Vegard Vike

Vegard Vike is archaeological conservator at the Museum of Cultural History, Oslo. He has researched Viking handicraft technologies extensively. He works on a daily basis with X-rays and microscopes and the meticulous surface-cleaning of weapons from exhumed graves, which has given him a deep and thorough knowledge of the subject. He has also trained in martial arts using the different weapons of the era, as well as carrying out actual weapons production based on historical weaponsmith techniques.

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