1 The Vikings in History; 2 Society and Religion; 3 Battle on Land and at Sea; 4 England; Ireland and Wales 789-900; 5 England, Ireland and Wales 900-1070; 6 Scotland and the Orkneys; 7 Western Europe; 8 Russia and the East; 9 Atlantic Explorations and Settlements; Notes; Bibliography.
Martin Arnold is Professor of Scandinavian Literature at Hull University. He is the author of The Post-classical Icelandic Family Saga.
"'This account...tenders to the reader a much fuller understanding of the nature of the people who once so troubled our shores.' David Musgrove, BBC History Magazine"