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Title Place-names, language and the Anglo-Saxon landscape / edited by Nicholas J. Higham and Martin J. Ryan.

Published Woodbridge : Boydell, 2011.


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Physical description 1 online resource (xii, 245 pages) : illustrations, maps.
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Series Publications of the Manchester centre for Anglo-Saxon studies ; v. 10.
Publications of the Manchester Centre for Anglo-Saxon Studies ; v. 10.
Books at JSTOR All Purchased.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Place-names, language and the Anglo-Saxon landscape : an introduction / Martin J. Ryan -- Landscape of place-name studies / Alexander R. Rumble -- Place-names as travellers' landmarks / Ann Cole -- Light thrown by Scandinavian place-names on the Anglo-Saxon landscape / Gillian Fellows-Jensen -- Language and the Anglo-Saxon landscape : towards an archaeological interpretation of place-names in Wiltshire / Simon Draper -- Hunting the Vikings in South Cumbria from Ambleside to Haverbrack / Linda M. Corrigan -- Viking-age amounderness : a reconsideration / Richard Watson -- Woodland landscape of Early Medieval England / Della Hooke -- Pre-conquest lands and parish of Crediton Minster, Devon / Duncan Probert -- Rewriting the bounds : Pershore's Powick and Leigh / Peter A. Stokes -- That "dreary old question" : Hide in Early Anglo-Saxon England / Martin J. Ryan -- Boroughs and socio-political reconstruction in Late Anglo-Saxon England / Dorn Van Dommelen.
Summary An exploration of the landscape of Anglo-Saxon England, particularly through the prism of place-names and what they can reveal.
Other author Higham, N. J.
Ryan, Martin J.
JSTOR, issuing body.
Subject Names, Geographical -- England.
Names, English (Old)
Anglo-Saxons -- England.
Landscapes -- England -- History -- To 1500.
Land use -- England -- History -- To 1500.
English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Etymology.
England -- Historical geography.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781846159343 (electronic bk.)
1846159342 (electronic bk.)