By David Lindholm, David Nicolle, Angus McBride

Whereas Scandinavia's 'Viking Age' is without doubt one of the such a lot studied elements of early medieval historical past, less has been released concerning the centuries that undefined. but the armies of Sweden, Norway and Denmark supply interesting alterations from the remainder of medieval Western Europe, either of their employer and their warfare apparatus - due partially to their remoteness, weather and terrain, yet partially to their lengthy freedom from the feudal process of different kingdoms. This booklet explains the particular nature of Scandinavian armies, formed by means of the relative weak spot of kings and aristocrats, and the contrasts among the separate international locations of the North.

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