Kelts and the Vikings
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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English



  • Scandinavia


  • Civilization, Celtic.,
  • Scandinavia -- Civilization.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Charles H. Seaholm.
LC ClassificationsDL31 .S42
The Physical Object
Pagination448 p.
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5439471M
ISBN 10080222136X
LC Control Number73088708

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Apr 19,  · The Book of Kells, one of great treasures of medieval Europe, is an illuminated manuscript Gospel book in Latin, containing four Gospels of New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John) together with various prefatory texts and tables. It was created by . The Celts (/ k ɛ l t s, s ɛ l t s /, see pronunciation of Celt for different usages) are a collection of Indo-European peoples of Europe identified by their use of the Celtic languages and other cultural similarities. The history of pre-Celtic Europe and the exact relationship between ethnic, linguistic and cultural factors in the Celtic world remains uncertain and controversial. See more of Celts and Vikings on Facebook. Log In. or. Create New Account. See more of Celts and Vikings on Facebook. Log In. Forgot account? or. Create New Account. Not Now. Community See All. people like this. people follow this. About See All. Contact Celts and Vikings on Messenger. kauainenehcp.comers: Jun 17,  · Are the Celts and the Vikings the same people? They seem both lived in ancient Danmark, and settled down in Britain later. But Vikings harried and killed Celts because mose of them were pirates, when they came to Britain, right? I read this on a book.