Ancient Germanic Warriors: Warrior Styles from Trajan's Column to Icelandic Sagas
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Ancient Germanic Warriors: Warrior Styles from Trajan's Column to Icelandic Sagas

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Presenting a range of evidence for these diverse styles, from Roman art to early medieval bracteate amulets, and from classical texts to Beowulf, the Edda and Icelandic sagas, Professor Speidel here details seventeen different Germanic warriors styles, including berserks, wolf-warriors, club-wielders, long-hairs, ghost warriors and horse-stabbers, and how they indicate an

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Hardcover, 313 pages
Published August 16th 2004 by Routledge
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