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Viking Age War Fleets

Viking Age War Fleets

Shipbuilding, Resource Management and Maritime Warfare in 11th-Century Denmark

  • Author: Morten Ravn
  • Publisher: Viking Ship Museum/National Museum of Denmark
  • ISBN: 9788785180728
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  • Page: 164
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In the Scandinavian societies of the Viking Age the ship was omnipresent. Politically, ideologically and economically the ship played a central role, and in the military operations, which are the subject of this book, the ship and its armed crew were the fundamental means of achieving military goals. This publication deals with the organizational, resource-related and operational aspects of the building and use of ships for warfare in 11th-century Denmark.

War at Sea

War at Sea

A Shipwrecked History from Antiquity to the Cold War

  • Author: James P. Delgado
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • ISBN: 0190888016
  • Category: History
  • Page: 488
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"From an author who has spent four decades in the quest for lost ships, this lavishly illustrated history of naval warfare presents the latest archaeology of sunken warships. It provides a unique perspective on the evolution of naval conflicts, strategies, and technologies, while vividly conjuring up the dangerous life of war at sea"--