Introduction * Evolution of the Longship * The Gokstad and Oseberg ships * How the Ships were built * The Longship * The Knarr * Coastal Traders * Coastal Traders * Conclusion * Bibliography * Colour plate commentary * Index
Keith Durham is the author of Men-at-Arms 279: 'The Border Reivers'. He is also a skilled and respected figure sculptor who has produced models for a number of companies including Border Miniatures. Jeffrey Bum is a distinguished artist who has worked on several Osprey publications over the years, including Men-at-Arms 230 'The US Army 1890-1920' and Men-at-Arms 34: 'The Waffen-SS'. He is also a keen re-enactor, and lives in the Scottish Borders.