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Saxo And the Baltic Region

A Symposium

by Tore Nyberg

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Published by Univ Pr of Southern Denmark .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Europe - Scandinavia,
  • Medieval,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13426932M
    ISBN 108778389283
    ISBN 109788778389282

    of the Baltic Sea region. Svend Hakon Rossel states that Saxo Grammaticus' chronicle Gesta Danorum was the first Scandinavian source to contemplate the Baltic Sea area as a region. On the basis of a preliminary inventory of Scandinavian writings about what today constitutes the Baltic states, he argues for broader studies of literature. On the 19th of May, for the first time in many years, the Euroregion Baltic Executive Board met on-line. Fourty representatives of ERB Board, Secretariats and our Youth Board connected to discuss i.a. the current COVID – 19 situation in the South Baltic region and most recent news on the Interreg South Baltic Programme.

    This book is one of kind being one of few if not the only book focusing on local peoples of the Baltic and their own Viking activities and encounters with Scandinavians and Slavs. The book seems to be somewhat biased towards the Baltic peoples, mainly the Estonians but contains much discourse on primary sources and accounts. Saxo and the Baltic Region: a symposium (Book) Tra testo e contesto: studi di scandinavistica medievale (Book).

    Rezension über Wojtek Jezierski / Lars Hermanson (eds.): Imagined Communities on the Baltic Rim, from the Eleventh to Fifteenth Centuries (= Crossing Boundaries: Turku Medieval and Early Modern Studies), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press , S., ISBN , EUR ,   The Eastern Baltic was unlike any other region where Rome sanctioned Crusade. The Northern Crusades cannot be cast as either a purely political expansion of territorial borders, or a purely religious expansion of the word of God. The territories under pagan control acted as a non-Christian buffer between Western and Eastern Christianity and, while the.


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Saxo and the Baltic Region: a Symposium. On the other hand, the Danish medieval historian Saxo Grammaticus, in his Gesta Danorum, often mentions a people known as “Hellespontians” and a region called Hellespont, which, strangely enough, seems to be located in the east of the Baltic Sea.

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