Cookies

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to browse this repository, you give consent for essential cookies to be used. You can read more about our Privacy and Cookie Policy.


Durham Research Online
You are in:

Pigs in the Faroe Islands : an ancient facet of the islands’ paleoeconomy.

Arge, S. V. and Church, M. J. and Brewington, S. (2009) 'Pigs in the Faroe Islands : an ancient facet of the islands’ paleoeconomy.', Journal of the North Atlantic., 2 . pp. 19-32.

Abstract

This paper discusses the evidence for pig husbandry in the Faroes during the Norse and early Medieval periods. The evidence from zooarchaeology, biomolecular archaeology and place-name evidence is reviewed, proposing that the keeping of pigs was an important part of the early paleoeconomy of the islands.

Item Type:Article
Full text:Full text not available from this repository.
Publisher Web site:http://www.eaglehill.us/programs/journals/jona/journal-north-atlantic.shtml
Record Created:22 May 2009 13:05
Last Modified:07 Aug 2009 13:17

Social bookmarking: del.icio.usConnoteaBibSonomyCiteULikeFacebookTwitterExport: EndNote, Zotero | BibTex
Usage statisticsLook up in GoogleScholar | Find in a UK Library