Essays about: "Landnám"

Found 1 essay containing the word Landnám.

  1. 1. Environmental and Climate ChangeDuring Holocenein Hjaltadalur,Skagafjördur, North Iceland : -Peat core analysis and pollenidentification

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Jenny N. Johansson; [2013]
    Keywords : Climate change; Holocene; Pollen; Peat; Iceland; Hjaltadalur; human impact; Landnám;

    Abstract : Northern Iceland is a place of great interest for climatic studies. The land was fairly untouched by human activity until the Landnám period (870-930 AD), when humans first started to colonize the island. READ MORE