Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - The Early Slavs by P.M. Barford

During the early mediaeval period the Slavs expanded from their original homeland in the Ukraine to colonize vast areas and to found most of the modern nations in Eastern Europe. With first-hand knowledge of the archaeology and other sources, the author creates a vivid picture of daily life in early mediaeval Eastern Europe from the early 5th to the end of the 10th century AD, a period of profound transformation. The final chapter sets the early mediaeval developments into the perspective of the history and culture of modern Europe. A series of specially compiled maps chart the main cultural changes taking place over six centuries in this little known part of Europe.

Buy The Early Slavs by P.M. Barford from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780714128047
ISBN-10: 071412804X
Format: Hardback
(241mm x 171mm x mm)
Pages: 432
Imprint: British Museum Press
Publisher: British Museum Press
Publish Date: 22-Oct-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - The Early Slavs by P.M. Barford

Book Reviews - The Early Slavs by P.M. Barford

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Early Slavs book by P.M. Barford and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - P.M. Barford

Paul Barford has lived in Poland since 1986. Formerly assistant lecturer at the Institute of Archaeology, University of Warsaw, he is currently Inspector of Ancient Monuments in the Polish Ministry of Culture and Art and the author of numerous journal articles and reviews and several monographic reports on excavations in England and Poland.