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
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Pages, Illustr.: 
Vol. 1: xxxvi, 788 pp.; Vol. 2: xxvi, 822 pp.; Vol. 3: xxvi, 718 pp.
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ISSN: 
1569-1462
Volume: 
36

Edited by Barrie Cook and Gareth Williams

This themed volume contains 28 papers by leading authorities on numismatics and monetary history. It covers a variety of topics concerning the design, use and circulation of coinage in northern Europe in the late fifth to early thirteenth centuries.
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Volume: 
19
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004147775
Publication date: 
December 2005
€225,00
$271.00

Steve Murdoch

Discussing a series of economic, confessional, political and espionage networks, this volume provides an illuminating study of network history in Northern Europe in the early modern period. The empirically researched chapters advance existing 'social network theory' into accessible historical...
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Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004146648
Publication date: 
September 2005
€206,00
$249.00

Patricia Pires Boulhosa

The book discusses the relation between the Icelanders and the mediaeval Norwegian kings, as it appears in sagas and legal texts. By reassessing legal material and the sagas of Möðruvallabók, it finds the Icelanders partly subjects of the king, and partly beyond his power.
Series: 
Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004145160
Publication date: 
June 2005
€163,00
$197.00

Edited by Richard D. Oram

This nine-essay volume provides the first full-length, detailed exploration of the kingdom of Scotland during the reign of Alexander II (1214-49), and the most extensive analysis of this key state-builder and his policies.
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004142060
Publication date: 
March 2005
€158,00
$190.00

Nils Blomkvist

A study of Europeanization in the Baltic Rim 1075-1225 AD, comparing the indigenous civilisations to the prevailing western one. A new approach to the period’s narrative sources brings real people’s attitudes and daily toils to life in the midst of a change of epic dimensions.
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004141223
Publication date: 
November 2004
€132,00
$160.00

Donald J. Harreld

This volume looks at the South German merchant community during Antwerp's Golden Age by examining German involvement in the social life of the city as well as tracing merchants' commercial activities.
Series: 
Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004141049
Publication date: 
September 2004
€136,00
$165.00

J.T. Kotilaine

This work is the first comprehensive assessment of Russia's foreign trade flows and economic growth in the seventeenth century. By demonstrating the growing openness of the economy, it reveals a key element in Russia's rise to great power status.
Series: 
Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004138964
Publication date: 
November 2004
€206,00
$249.00

Wladyslaw Duczko

This book offers a detailed survey of the history and culture of Scandinavians, known as Rus, living during the Viking Age in the Eastern Europe where they created not only a principality of Kiev but also several large proto-town centres and numerous rural settlements.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004138742
Publication date: 
May 2004
€182,00
$220.00

Edited by Gareth Williams and Paul Bibire

This volume contains seven papers relating to Norse history and literature. Two cover issues of saga genre, two explore the relationship between sagas and medieval hagiography, and three consider aspects of the Norse settlement in Scotland from an interdisciplinary perspective....
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004138070
Publication date: 
March 2004
€81,00
$99.00

Paul Douglas Lockhart

This study of Danish foreign policy in the late sixteenth century examines the efforts of Denmark’s King Frederik II (1559-88) to create an international alliance of European Protestants as protection against advances of Counter-Reformation Catholicism.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004137905
Publication date: 
March 2004
€182,00
$220.00

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