"The Vikings: A History" embarks on an odyssey through the Viking Age, exploring the feared seamen and plunderers who once ruled Norway, Sweden, and Denmark, and ventured as far as Byzantium, Greenland, and even America. Robert Ferguson navigates the treacherous marches that divide legend from fact, providing readers with an immersive and accurate account of this remarkable civilization.
Delve into the rich tapestry of Viking culture, from their ingeniously designed longboats to the stormy pantheon of Viking gods and goddesses, presided over by Odin in Valhalla. This book seamlessly integrates archaeological, genetic, linguistic, and literary information to craft a compelling Viking history that will captivate history enthusiasts and novices alike.
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Publisher : Penguin Books; Illustrated edition (September 28, 2010)
Language : English
Paperback : 480 pages
ISBN-10 : 0143118013
ISBN-13 : 978-0143118015
Item Weight : 14.7 ounces
Dimensions : 5.47 x 1.04 x 8.34 inches