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  • Journeys from Scandinaviaby Elisabeth Oxfeldt

    University of Minnesota Press 2010; US$ 75.00

    For all of the scholarship done on postcolonial literatures, little has been applied to Scandinavian writing. Yet, beginning with the onset of tourism beyond Scandinavia in the 1840s, a compelling body of prose works documents Scandinavian attitudes toward foreign countries and further shows how these Scandinavian travelers sought to portray themselves... more...

  • Identity, Interest and Actionby Erik Ringmar

    Cambridge University Press 1996; US$ 36.00

    Critique of rational choice theory and original, cultural analysis of key historical problem. more...

  • The Swedish Imperial Experience 1560?1718by Michael Roberts

    Cambridge University Press 1979; US$ 28.00

    In his Wiles Lectures for 1977 Professor Roberts examines some of the problems raised by Sweden's brief career as a great power, and seeks to answer some of the questions that flow from them. Were the underlying considerations which prompted the unexpected development geopolitical, or social, or economic? How was it possible to produce the financial... more...

  • After the Delugeby Robert I. Frost

    Cambridge University Press 1993; US$ 37.00

    Robert Frost examines the reasons for the collapse of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth after the Swedish invasion of 1655. more...

  • The Age of Libertyby Michael Roberts

    Cambridge University Press 1986; US$ 43.00

    An analysis of the period when Sweden was 'the freest country in the world'. more...

  • Early Modern Women in the Low Countriesby Susan Broomhall; Jennifer Spinks

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 124.95

    Employing an innovative range of materials from written sources to artworks, material objects, heritage sites and urban precincts, and combining historical, historiographical, museological, and touristic analysis, this study investigates how late medieval and early modern women of the Low Countries expressed themselves, how they were represented by... more...

  • Monstrous Fishes and the Mead-Dark Seaby Vicki E. Szabo

    BRILL 2008; US$ 147.00

    Drawing on historical, legal, literary, ethnographic and archaeological evidence, this book offers an interdisciplinary perspective on the use, acquisition and perception of whales in the medieval Norse North Atlantic world. more...

  • The Ice Balloonby Alec Wilkinson

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 15.95

    In this grand and astonishing tale, Alec Wilkinson brings us the story of S. A. Andrée, the visionary Swedish aeronaut who, in 1897, during the great age of Arctic endeavor, left to discover the North Pole by flying to it in a hydrogen balloon. Called by a British military officer ?the most original and remarkable attempt ever made in Arctic exploration,?... more...

  • Iron Age Myth and Materialityby Lotte Hedeager

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 41.95

    Iron Age Myth and Materiality: an Archaeology of Scandinavia AD 400-1000 considers the relationship between myth and materiality in Scandinavia from the beginning of the post-Roman era and the European Migrations around AD 400 up until the coming of Christianity around AD 1000 more...

  • Sea Dog Bamseby Angus Whitson; Andrew Orr

    Birlinn 2011; US$ 9.29

    ?One of the most charming, enterprising, and charismatic characters in the story of World War II? ? Jilly Cooper ?Prepare to read this fantastic story in one sitting. Very highly recommended? - Sea Breezes ?A well-researched, carefully crafted and hugely enjoyable account of one of the most remarkable animals to play a part in World War II? - Aberdeen... more...