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The Vikings - A History

Robert Ferguson

Raiders and traders, settlers and craftsmen, the medieval Scandinavians who have become familiar to history as Vikings never lose their capacity to fascinate, from their ingeniously designed longboats to their stormy pantheon of gods and goddesses. Robert Ferguson is a sure guide across what he calls "the treacherous marches which divide legend from fact in Viking Age history". His long familiarity with the literary culture of Scandinavia is combined with the latest archaeological discoveries to reveal a sweeping picture of one of history's most amazing civilizations.

Raiders and traders, settlers and craftsmen, the medieval Scandinavians who have become familiar to history as Vikings never lose their capacity to fascinate, from their ingeniously designed longboats to their stormy pantheon of gods and goddesses. Robert Ferguson is a sure guide across what he calls "the treacherous marches which divide legend from fact in Viking Age history". His long familiarity with the literary culture of Scandinavia is combined with the latest archaeological discoveries to reveal a sweeping picture of one of history's most amazing civilizations.
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Genres:

History

Description:

Raiders and traders, settlers and craftsmen, the medieval Scandinavians who have become familiar to history as Vikings never lose their capacity to fascinate, from their ingeniously designed longboats to their stormy pantheon of gods and goddesses. Robert Ferguson is a sure guide across what he calls "the treacherous marches which divide legend from fact in Viking Age history". His long familiarity with the literary culture of Scandinavia is combined with the latest archaeological discoveries to reveal a sweeping picture of one of history's most amazing civilizations.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Michael Page

Length:

14h 50m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

19:56


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

25:48


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

50:08


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

36:33


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

56:59


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

01:00:31


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

57:27


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

45:05


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

49:47


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

49:28


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

49:20


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:12:23


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

40:10


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

39:52


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

41:35


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:02:07


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

52:30


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

36:46


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

44:10


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

00:23