The Northern World

The Northern World: The History and Heritage of Northern Europe

"The Northern World: The History and Heritage of Northern Europe" by Christine E. Fell and David M. Wilson
PDF | 1980 | 248 pages | ISBN: 0810913658 | English | 52 MB

This fascinating book examines the origins of the peoples of northern Europe, of the cross-cultures which developed around the North Sea and the Baltic rather than around the Mediterranean. Germans and Anglo-Saxons, Picts, Scots, Irish, Welsh, Scandinavians, and Northern Slavs all met and mingled in the chill northern reaches of Europe, righting, trading, settling, intermarrying, and influencing one another—and our own lives—to an extent that is only being truly appreciated today.
The Hanse in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (The Northern World, Book 60)

The Hanse in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (The Northern World, Book 60) by Justyna Wubs-Mrozewicz
English | 2012 | ISBN: 9004212523 | 302 pages | PDF | 3,5 MB

The Hanse, an organization of towns and traders in medieval and early modern Europe,
was a unique phenomenon. At the same time, it was embedded in the northern European urban and mercantile culture.
The Forgotten Crusaders: Poland and the Crusade Movement in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries (The Northern World, Book 56)

The Forgotten Crusaders: Poland and the Crusade Movement in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries (The Northern World, Book 56) by Mikolaj Gladysz
English | 2012 | ISBN: 9004185518 | 433 pages | PDF | 3,5 MB

This book investigates into the Polish participation in the Crusades to the Holy Land, as well as the organisation of the campaign of preaching of the Cross and the collection of resources for the support of the Crusades by the Church.
Pictish Progress: New Studies on Northern Britain in the Early Middle Ages (The Northern World, Book 50)

Pictish Progress: New Studies on Northern Britain in the Early Middle Ages (The Northern World, Book 50) by Jane Geddes and Mark A. Hall Edited by Stephen T. Driscoll
English | 2010 | ISBN: 9004187596 | 416 pages | PDF | 12,3 MB

This publication is the culmination of an extended programme of conferences that have sought to mark the contribution of F. T. Wainwright to Pictish studies and, in particular, the 50th anniversary of The Problem of the Picts.
Icelanders and the Kings of Norway: Mediaeval Sagas and Legal Texts (The Northern World, 17) (The Northern World, V. 17)

Patricia Pires Boulhosa, "Icelanders and the Kings of Norway: Mediaeval Sagas and Legal Texts (The Northern World, 17) (The Northern World, V. 17)"
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub | ISBN 10: 9004145168 | 2005 | PDF | 256 pages | 10.2 MB
Unpredictability and Presence: Norwegian Kingship in the High Middle Ages (The Northern World) (repost)

Hans Jacob Orning, "Unpredictability and Presence: Norwegian Kingship in the High Middle Ages (The Northern World)"
English | 2008 | ISBN: 9004166610 | PDF | 375 pages | 3 MB
Beyond the Catch: Fisheries of the North Atlantic, the North Sea and the Baltic, 900-1850 (The Northern World) (repost)

Louis Sicking, "Beyond the Catch: Fisheries of the North Atlantic, the North Sea and the Baltic, 900-1850 (The Northern World)"
English | ISBN: 9004169733 | 2008 | PDF | 422 pages | 4.5 MB
Youth and Age in the Medieval North (The Northern World) by Shannon Lewis-simpson

Youth and Age in the Medieval North (The Northern World) by Shannon Lewis-simpson
English | Oct 30, 2008 | ISBN: 9004170731 | 320 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Following from themes explored during the 2005 International Medieval Congress on 'Youth and Age', this interdisciplinary volume focuses upon social, cultural and biological aspects of being young and old in the medieval north.
The Image of Aleksandr Nevskiy in Medieval Russia: Warrior And Saint (The Northern World) by Mari Isoaho

The Image of Aleksandr Nevskiy in Medieval Russia: Warrior And Saint (The Northern World) by Mari Isoaho
English | May 1, 2006 | ISBN: 900415101X | 429 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This study examines the evolution of the image of Aleksandr Nevskiy in close connection with the dynamics of the political and cultural history of medieval Russia. It demonstrates that historians often misinterpret the Life of Aleksandr Nevskiy and treat it as a source for political and military history.
Slaves and Warriors in Medieval Britain and Ireland, 800 -1200 (The Northern World) by David Wyatt

Slaves and Warriors in Medieval Britain and Ireland, 800 -1200 (The Northern World) by David Wyatt
English | May 31, 2009 | ISBN: 9004175334 | 481 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Modern sensibilities have clouded historical views of slavery, perhaps, more so than any other medieval social institution. Anachronistic economic rationales and notions about the progression of European civilisation have immeasurably distorted our view of slavery in the medieval context.