Viking age urbanism in Scandinavia and the Danelaw: a consideration of Birka and York

Mary MacLeod Rivett

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis (not awarded by UHI)


Based on a preliminary stratigraphic analysis of the excavation of Birka's Svarta Jorden 1990-1995, this thesis considers the impact of Scandinavian models of urbanism on the development of urban centres in the English Danelaw.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationGlasgow
Publication statusPublished - 1999



  • Viking Age
  • Archaeology
  • urbanism
  • Birka
  • York

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