The Vandals

Andy Merrills*, Richard Miles

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

111 Citations (Scopus)


The Vandals is the first book available in the English Language dedicated to exploring the sudden rise and dramatic fall of this complex North African Kingdom. This complete history provides a full account of the Vandals and re-evaluates key aspects of the society including: Political and economic structures such as the complex foreign policy which combined diplomatic alliances and marriages with brutal raiding. The extraordinary cultural development of secular learning, and the religious struggles that threatened to tear the state apart. The nature of Vandal identity from a social and gender perspective..

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationChichester, West Sussex, UK
PublisherWiley-Blackwell, Wiley
Number of pages368
ISBN (Print)9781405160681
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jan 2010
Externally publishedYes


Dive into the research topics of 'The Vandals'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this