The Baltic Sea: Warfare and Society from the Vikings to c. 1600, 7.5 credits

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The course deals with central themes in the history of the Baltic Sea area from the Viking Age to approximately 1600, especially the importance of the war and the military organization for social development. The course consists of on-campus seminars and presents and discusses relevant literature and theories on dynamics and politics in pre-modern societies linked to networks, trade and commerce and the circulation of knowledge.

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