Baltic Connections (3 vols.)

Archival Guide to the Maritime Relations of the Countries around the Baltic Sea (including the Netherlands) 1450-1800

Edited by Lennart Bes, Edda Frankot and Hanno Brand

Status: 
€408,00
$493.00
ISBN13: 
9789004164291
E-ISBN: 
9789047432517
Publication Date: 
November 2007
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
Vol. 1: xxxvi, 788 pp.; Vol. 2: xxvi, 822 pp.; Vol. 3: xxvi, 718 pp.
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Language: 
Main Series: 
ISSN: 
1569-1462
Volume: 
36

Edited by Gro Steinsland, Jón Viðar Sigurðsson, Jan Erik Rekdal and Ian Beuermann

This book analyses the Nordic pre-Christian ideology of rulership, and its confrontation with, survival into and adaptation to the European Christian ideals during the transition from the Viking to the Middle Ages from the ninth to the thirteenth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
52
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004205062
E-ISBN: 
9789004205079
Publication date: 
April 2011
€159,00
$192.00

Joanna A. Skórzewska

Based on a variety of extant written sources, this study offers a comprehensive reevaluation of Guðmundr Arason’s popularity in medieval Iceland. It presents a new perspective on the saintly fame and veneration of this controversial and interesting individual.
Series: 
Volume: 
51
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004194960
E-ISBN: 
9789004194977
Publication date: 
January 2011
€151,00
$182.00

Edited by Stephen T. Driscoll, Jane Geddes and Mark A. Hall

Survey chapters analyse advances in studies of Pictish culture during the last fifty years. Inter-disciplinary case studies cover archaeology, place-names, history, liturgy, and history within a wider European framework.
Series: 
Volume: 
50
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187597
E-ISBN: 
9789004188013
Publication date: 
November 2010
€155,00
$188.00

Philadelphia Ricketts

Through the juxtaposition of legal theory and practice and the utilization of detailed family reconstruction, a comparison of the property, remarriage and identity of widows in two fundamentally different societies provides a fresh approach which reconsiders generalizations about widows’...
Series: 
Volume: 
49
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004184718
E-ISBN: 
9789004189478
Publication date: 
September 2010
€170,00
$205.00

Edited by Alaric Hall, Olga Timofeeva, Ágnes Kiricsi and Bethany Fox

Series: 
Volume: 
48
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180116
E-ISBN: 
9789047444619
Publication date: 
January 2010
€154,00
$186.00

Edited by David Worthington

This book comprises the first full-length comparison of Scottish, Irish, English and Welsh migration within Europe in the early modern period. The contributions demonstrate the fruitfulness of pursuing a comparative approach to seventeenth-century British and Irish history.
Series: 
Volume: 
47
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180086
E-ISBN: 
9789047444589
Publication date: 
January 2010
€154,00
$186.00

Jan Glete

This is a book about how a peasant society created a large navy which was used to conquer and defend a Baltic mpire. It emphasises organisational capabilities rather than maritime skills as essential for early modern navies.
Series: 
Volume: 
46
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179165
E-ISBN: 
9789047441519
Publication date: 
November 2009
€240,00
$291.00

David Wyatt

Concentrating upon the lifestyle, attitudes and motivations of the slave-holders and slave-raiders, this book explores the activities and behavioural codes of Britain and Ireland’s warrior-centred societies c.800-1200 highlighting the significance of slavery for constructions of power, ethnic...
Series: 
Volume: 
45
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004175334
E-ISBN: 
9789047428770
Publication date: 
April 2009
€188,00
$228.00

Anne Irene Riisøy

This book argues the continuities between the medieval and early modern in Norway in regards to extramarital sexuality and the manner in which it was criminalised and punished, as well as the position of women within the law.
Series: 
Volume: 
44
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004173644
E-ISBN: 
9789047427100
Publication date: 
February 2009
€115,00
$140.00

Mia Korpiola

Investigating the interaction and tension between Swedish and canonical marriage formation, and the later Lutheran influence, the book offers a case study of marriage formation as a process and the mechanisms of legal reception in medieval and Reformation Sweden.
Series: 
Volume: 
43
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004173293
E-ISBN: 
9789047426769
Publication date: 
February 2009
€188,00
$228.00

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