(For a more complete guide to the literature concerning the history of the vikings, both modem works and sources, see Cambridge Mediaeval History, III, p. 618; various other useful bibliographies that should be consulted are indicated in the following short list of well-known books and articles.)
R. NORDENSTRENG: Vikingafärderna. 2nd. ed., Stockholm, 1926.
ALLEN MAWER: The Vikings. Cambridge, 1913.
----- The Vikings. Cambridge Mediaeval History, III, 1922, Ch. XIII, p. 309.
HALFDAN KOHT: The Scandinavian Kingdoms until the end of the thirteenth century. Cambridge Mediaeval History, VI, 1929, Ch. XI, p. 362.
AXEL OLRIK: De nordiska folken under vikingatiden och den äldsta medeltiden. Stockholm, 1926 (Swedish trans. by H. Ellekilde in Världskulturen, III, 1907).
K. T. STRASSER: Wikinger und Normannen. Hamburg, 1928. See Bibliography, p. 207.
M. W. WILLIAMS: Social Scandinavia in the Viking Age. New York, 1920. See Bibliography, pp. 431-44.

ERIK ARUP: Danmarks Historie. I, Copenhagen, 1925.
J. C. H. R. STEENSTRUP: Danmarks Riges Historie. I, Copenhagen, 1904.
VILH. GRØNBECH: Nordiske Myter og Sagn. Copenhagen, 1927. See p. 172 ff.
L. WEIBULL: Kritiska undersökningar i Nordens historia omkring år 1000. Lund, 1911.
OTTO SCHEEL AND PETER PAULSEN: Schleswig-Haithabu. Kiel, 1930 (note especially important Bibliography, p. 149).
L. JACOBSEN: Svenskevaeldets Fald. Copenhagen, 1929.

A. BUGGE AND OTHERS: Norges Historie. I and II, Oslo, 1912-16.
KNUT GJERSET: History of the Norwegian People. 2 vols. in one, New York, 1927.
JOHAN SCHREINER: Saga og Oldfunn. Oslo, 1927 (in Vid.-Akad. Skrifter II, Hist.-Filos. Klasse, I).
----- Olav den hellige og Norges Samling. Oslo, 1929.
HALFDAN KOHT: Innhogg og utsyn i norsk historie. Oslo, 1921.


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