Scots in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, 16th to 18th Centuries

The Formation and Disappearance of an Ethnic Group

Peter Paul Bajer, Monash University

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€186,00
$225.00
ISBN13: 
9789004212473
E-ISBN: 
9789004210653
Publication Date: 
March 2012
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
616 pp., 24 illus.
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ISSN: 
1569-1462
Volume: 
57

Nils Hybel, Saxo Institute, the University of Copenhagen

The Nature of Kingship c. 800-1300. The Danish Incident by Nils Hybel presents the first comprehensive history of the changeable nature of monarchial power in Danish territories from the Viking Age to the Central Middle Ages.
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Volume: 
83
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004358348
Expected: 
January 2018
€159,00
$183.00

Edited by Anu Lahtinen, University of Helsinki, and Mia Korpiola, University of Turku

Dying Prepared in Medieval and Early Modern Northern Europe offers an analysis of the various ways in which people made preparations for death in medieval and early modern Northern Europe.
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Volume: 
82
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004284890
Expected: 
November 2017
€94,00
$109.00

Ann-Marie Long, University of Notre Dame

In Iceland’s Relationship with Norway c.870 – c.1100: Memory, History and Identity, Ann-Marie Long reassesses the development of early Icelandic society and how it was memorialized, with particular attention given to the place of Norway in Icelandic cultural memory.
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Volume: 
81
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004335622
E-ISBN: 
9789004336513
Publication date: 
July 2017
€99,00
$114.00

Ian Peter Grohse, University College Volda

In Frontiers for Peace in the Medieval North. The Norwegian-Scottish Frontier c. 1260-1470, Ian Peter Grohse offers an account of social and political relations in the frontier community of Orkney in the late Middle Ages.
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Volume: 
79
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004342538
E-ISBN: 
9789004343658
Publication date: 
May 2017
€105,00
$121.00

Edited by Jón Viðar Sigurðsson, University of Oslo, and Sverrir Jakobsson, University of Iceland

This volume is an introduction to Sturla Þórðarson (1214-1284), a leading figure in thirteenth-century Iceland. Sturla Þórðarson is one of only a handful of thirteenth-century Icelandic historians to be known by name, and he is certainly one of the most significant. In addition to his role as...
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Volume: 
78
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004342354
E-ISBN: 
9789004342361
Publication date: 
March 2017
€108,00
$124.00

Heikki Pihlajamäki, University of Helsinki

In Conquest and the Law in Swedish Livonia (ca. 1630-1710), Heikki Pihlajamäki offers an exciting account of the law in seventeenth-century Livonia, conquered by Sweden. The volume demonstrates how the differences in legal cultures affected the Livonian judiciary and legal procedure in the region.
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Volume: 
77
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004331525
E-ISBN: 
9789004331532
Publication date: 
January 2017
€122,00
$146.00

Bernt Rundberget, NTNU University Museum, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

In Tales of the Iron Bloomery Bernt Rundberget argues that the ironmaking of southern Hedmark was an important basis for political developments from chiefdom to Norwegian kingdom in the period AD 700-1300.
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Volume: 
76
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278790
E-ISBN: 
9789004331570
Publication date: 
November 2016
€143,00
$172.00

Edited by Johan Callmer, Ingrid Gustin and Mats Roslund

In Identity Formation and Diversity in the Early Medieval Baltic and Beyond, contacts between Early Medieval Baltic Finns, Sami, Scandinavians, Slavs and Balts are discussed and exemplified. Communication expressed through material culture is analysed in order to understand the culturally diverse...
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Volume: 
75
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292178
E-ISBN: 
9789004328471
Publication date: 
January 2017
€120,00
$144.00

David Brégaint, Norwegian Research Council

In Vox regis: Royal Communication in High Medieval Norway, David Brégaint examines how the Norwegian monarchy gradually managed to infiltrate Norwegian society through the development of a communicative system during the High Middle Ages, from c. 1150 to c. 1300.
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Volume: 
74
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305083
E-ISBN: 
9789004306431
Publication date: 
October 2015
€150,00
$194.00

Aleksandra Koutny-Jones, University of Cambridge

In Visual Cultures of Death in Central Europe, Aleksandra Koutny-Jones examines the remarkable cultural preoccupation with death in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (1569-1795), through a range of Baroque artworks such as coffin portraits, funerary decorations, tomb chapels and religious...
Series: 
Volume: 
73
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305076
E-ISBN: 
9789004305250
Publication date: 
September 2015
€114,00
$145.00

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