Vikings and Normans
Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
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The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration
How to Cite
Scheller, B. 2013. Vikings and Normans. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .
- Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
For more than three centuries, from the end of the 8th to the end of the 11th century, the migrations of Vikings and Normans had a massive impact on the political landscape of the then known world. Vikings and Normans populated centers of trade, and settled and built states in a vast geographical area that ranged from Greenland to Russia and southern Italy.
- Atlantic world;
- cultural diversity;