The Oxford Illustrated History of the Vikings

Written By Peter Sawyer
The Oxford Illustrated History of the Vikings
  • Publsiher : Oxford Illustrated History
  • Release : 05 December 2021
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
  • Pages : 298 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 2 reviews
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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Vikings

The Oxford Illustrated History of the Vikings
  • Author : Peter Sawyer
  • Publisher : Oxford Illustrated History
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 298
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : Covers the different geographical areas of the Viking world, and traces the Viking story from the first raids on isolated coastal communities toward the end of the eighth century to the establishing of permanent settlements...

Craved Captured Claimed Viking Warriors Dark Romance Trilogy

Craved  Captured  Claimed   Viking Warriors Dark Romance Trilogy
  • Author : Emmanuelle de Maupassant
  • Publisher : Emmanuelle de Maupassant
  • Release Date : 2021-05-28
  • Total pages : 292
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : A woman enslaved. A battle of passion and loss in a dark and dangerous world. Three rivals seek to possess Elswyth. To take her liberty. To make her their pawn. Caught in a storm of jealousy and passion, her life hangs in the balance. Just as she believes herself safe, ...

Vikings in America

Vikings in America
  • Author : Graeme Davis
  • Publisher : Birlinn
  • Release Date : 2011-05-23
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : The first book to tackle the subject in forty years, the true extent of the Viking discovery and colonisation of the eastern seaboard of America is fully examined, taking into account the new archaeological, linguistic and DNA evidence which supplements the historic account. When Columbus claimed to have discovered America ...

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Vikings
  • Author : W. B. Bartlett
  • Publisher : Amberley Publishing Limited
  • Release Date : 2019-11-15
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : A comprehensive new history of the infamous Vikings. Those men and women raided and traded their way into history whilst at the same time helping to build new nations in Scandinavia and beyond....

Viking Knits and Ancient Ornaments

Viking Knits and Ancient Ornaments
  • Author : Elsebeth Lavold
  • Publisher : Trafalgar Square Books
  • Release Date : 2021-10-30
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : Traditional knot and interlace patterns, combined to form uniquely striking contemporary designs. Ever since her ground-breaking book Viking Patterns for Knitting was published, Elsebeth Lavold has been recognized as one of the world’s leading experts on cabling. It was within the pages of her international bestseller—described as “an ...

The Vikings Classic Histories Series

The Vikings  Classic Histories Series
  • Author : Magnus Magnusson
  • Publisher : The History Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-06
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : The Vikings hold a particular place in the history of the West, both symbolically and in the significant impact they had on Northern Europe. Magnus Magnusson's indispensable study of this great period presents a rounded and fascinating picture of a people who, in modern eyes, would seem to embody striking ...

Carolingian Coinage and the Vikings

Carolingian Coinage and the Vikings
  • Author : Simon Coupland
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : This volume brings together for the first time Simon Coupland's series of significant articles on Carolingian coinage. The author draws out the economic and political implications of coin types and coin hoards from the reign of Charlemagne to the Edict of Pîtres in 864. This numismatic survey is complemented by ...

Vikings

Vikings
  • Author : Hourly History
  • Publisher : Hourly History
  • Release Date : 2016-04-11
  • Total pages : 40
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : The saga of the Vikings rises and falls on the banks of history, ebbing and flowing with popular opinion and whimsical anecdotes. The Vikings are routinely typecast and labeled anywhere from bloodthirsty tyrants to valiant heroes. They have been condemned as pirates and praised as explorers. We have all heard ...

Vikings

Vikings
  • Author : Martin J Dougherty
  • Publisher : Amber Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2014-02-01
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : “From the fury of the Northmen, good Lord deliver us.” – Anonymous monk, Noirmoutier, France, 9th century AD Beginning in 789AD, the Vikings raided monasteries, sacked cities and invaded western Europe. They looted and enslaved their enemies. But that is only part of their story. In long boats they discovered Iceland ...

Kings and Vikings

Kings and Vikings
  • Author : P.H. Sawyer
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-04-15
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : Professor Sawyer offers some new interpretations of the development of Scandinavian society and history of the Christian conversion....

Guide to the Dragons

Guide to the Dragons
  • Author : Cordelia Evans
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-01-06
  • Total pages : 24
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : Provides a guide to ten of the dragons in Hiccup's world, through individual profiles with information about speed, wingspan, size, and other attributes, including the glowing flightmare and the quick speed stinger....

Guide to the Dragons Volume 3

Guide to the Dragons Volume 3
  • Author : Cordelia Evans
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-01-06
  • Total pages : 24
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : The third volume of this collectible guide profiles ten new dragons and comes with a double-sided poster and eye-catching foil and embossing on the cover. It’s a must-have for fans of DreamWorks Dragons! Now you can find out which dragons glow in the dark and which species is the ...

God s Design for the Highly Healthy Teen

God s Design for the Highly Healthy Teen
  • Author : Walter L. Larimore
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release Date : 2004-12-28
  • Total pages : 318
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : God's design for the highly healthy life provides a powerful balance of physical, emotional, relational, and spiritual health---even for the teen years! Teens face choices every day that either enhance or threaten their whole health. At school, through the media and friends, teens are hit with influences they have never ...

Viking s Claim

Viking s Claim
  • Author : Madison Faye
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 131
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : I thought I had it bad when I was on my way to be married off to some weasley little lord to appease my family. But that's before I'm taken by the most fearsome, vicious, alpha Viking to sail the seas.Tor Odinson is a beast of a man. A ...

Only Heathen Vikings

Only Heathen Vikings
  • Author : David James Smith
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2017-09-13
  • Total pages : 314
  • ISBN : 9780192854346
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Summary : A story of Heathen Vikings enabling Cinaed (or Kenneth) MacAlpin take over Christian Scotland. Cattan, warrior priest and Chief of the Clan Chattan, converted the ambitious, Kenneth of Dal Riada and became his personal advisor. Follow James who became the caretaker Chief, forming alliances against the greater threat of raiding ...