Voyage to the Other World: The Legacy of Sutton Hoo

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Sutton Hoo and Early Medieval Northern Europe
Pt. I The Sutton Hoo Objects
1 The Nature of the Sutton Hoo Coin Parcel 3
2 Sutton Hoo: An Economic Assessment 15
3 Sutton Hoo Art: Two Millennia of History 29
Pt. II Sutton Hoo and Beowulf
4 Beowulf and Sutton Hoo: The Odd Couple 47
5 Sutton Hoo and the Recording of Beowulf 65
Pt. III Sutton Hoo and Anglo-Saxon History
6 The Impact of the Sutton Hoo Discovery on the Study of Anglo-Saxon History 79
7 Raedwald the Bretwalda 103
8 Sidereal Time in Anglo-Saxon England 125
Pt. IV Sutton Hoo and Archaeology
9 Princely Burial in Scandinavia at the Time of the Conversion 155
10 The Archaeology of Danish Commercial Centers 171
Conclusion: The Future of Sutton Hoo 183
Contributors 201
Index 203
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