Muslims on the Volga in the Viking Age

Muslims on the Volga in the Viking Age

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Muslims on the Volga in the Viking Age
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher:

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Muslims on the Volga in the Viking Age
Language: en
Pages: 400
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Categories: Bulgars (Turkic people)
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

"The year 922 saw a series of remarkable face-to-face encounters in the steppes between Bukhara and the Middle Volga. Ibn Fadlan was an intrepid member of a diplomatic and religious mission from the distant caliphate in Baghdad to the ruler of the Volga Bulgars. His account gives a vivid eyewitness
The Vikings Reimagined
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Tom Birkett, Roderick Dale
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-20 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The Vikings Reimagined explores the changing perception of Norse and Viking cultures across different cultural forms, and the complex legacy of the Vikings in the present day. Bringing together experts in literature, history and heritage engagement, this highly interdisciplinary collection aims to reconsider the impact of the discipline of Old
The Children of Ash and Elm
Language: en
Pages: 624
Authors: Neil Price
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-25 - Publisher: Penguin UK

A TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR 'As brilliant a history of the Vikings as one could possibly hope to read' Tom Holland The 'Viking Age' is traditionally held to begin in June 793 when Scandinavian raiders attacked the monastery of Lindisfarne in Northumbria, and to end in September 1066, when
Viking-Age Trade
Language: en
Pages: 474
Authors: Jacek GruszczyƄski, Marek Jankowiak, Jonathan Shepard
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-07 - Publisher: Routledge

That there was an influx of silver dirhams from the Muslim world into eastern and northern Europe in the ninth and tenth centuries is well known, as is the fact that the largest concentration of hoards is on the Baltic island of Gotland. Recent discoveries have shown that dirhams were