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Eric Christiansen

Eric Christiansen is a Fellow Emeritus of New College, ­Oxford, and the author of The Northern Crusades. (July 2015)

‘Saint Olaf’s sailing race’; fourteenth-century wall painting in the parish church at Skamstrup, Denmark

Valhalla in Bloomsbury

Vikings: Life and Legend

an exhibition at the National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen, June 22–November 17, 2013; the British Museum, London, March 6–June 22, 2014; and the Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, September 10, 2014–January 4, 2015

The Viking Ship

by Gareth Williams

The Age of the Vikings

by Anders Winroth

September 25, 2014 issue

A Fine Life

The Hundred Years War: Volume 2, Trial by Fire

by Jonathan Sumption

November 30, 2000 issue

How Europe Became Europe

The Making of Europe: Conquest, Colonization and Cultural Change, 950–1350

by Robert Bartlett

October 21, 1993 issue

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