A beautiful, accessible book, with strong interpretive narration that will be enjoyed by Viking enthusiasts, medievalists, artists interested in material culture, and newcomers to the subject.
An expansive and scholarly catalogue.
The catalogue does indeed offer the Life and Legend — the Truth, too — and tells us with authority of myths, beliefs and rituals, death and burial, and something of the politics and commerce of the Vikings’ ephemeral empire.’
The Evening Standard
This sumptuous book is a fitting souvenir.
Eastern Daily Press
This book looks at archaeological evidence of how the Viking ships were designed, built and utilised.
Good Book Guide
Whether flicking through it or delving into its rigorously researched narrative, this book is a must for all Viking enthusiasts.
Current World Archaeology magazine