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History of the Vikings: A Captivating Guide to ...
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Explore the captivating history of the vikingsMen like Ragnar Lothbrok, Eric Bloodaxe, Ivar the Boneless, and Bjorn Ironside are portrayed as preying on unsuspecting communities and spreading fear across Europe as they laid waste to all that lay before them, taking what they wanted at the point of a sword. It is true that the Vikings were, without a doubt, brutal men living in a brutal age. They did use their skills as warriors to relentlessly attack Europe and the British Isles to increase their wealth and territory, but that is not all the Vikings were, and their contribution to world history is far more than warmongering. In this captivating history audiobook, you'll not only learn about heroic warriors in battle but you'll also discover the remarkable achievements made by the Vikings.In History of the Vikings: A Captivating Guide to the Viking Age and Feared Norse Seafarers Such as Ragnar Lothbrok, Ivar the Boneless, Egil Skallagrimsson, and More, you will discover topics such as The Rise of the Mighty Vikings and the Viking AgeSignificant Viking Raids and BattlesRagnar Lothbrok - Man or MythIvar the Boneless - Ruthless Warrior, Leader of the Great Heathen Army, and Conqueror of EnglandBjorn Ironside - Raider of the Mediterranean Harald Fairhair - First King of NorwayEric Bloodaxe - Terrifying Family KillerEgil Skallagrimsson - Warrior PoetSweyn Forkbeard - The Forgotten King of EnglandKing Olaf Tryggvason and the Rise of Christianity in NorwayHarald Hardrada - The Last Great Viking RulerThe Viking Age of ExplorationThe Significance of the Settlement of Iceland, Greenland, and VinlandViking Society and Everyday LifeAnd much, much moreSo listen to this audiobook now if you want to learn more about the history of the Vikings! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Desmond Manny. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/134743/bk_acx0_134743_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Girl, Serpent, Thorn
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'Gorgeously written and quietly powerful . . . an enthralling tale of family, monsters, and the things we do for love' S. A. Chakraborty, author of City of Brass 'A fine cut gem, each facet brilliantly rendered to create a stunningly crafted fairytale about a girl and monsters and a girl who is also a monster. I truly loved this book' Emily Duncan, author of Wicked Saints 'Beautiful and dangerous . . . I loved the vividness of the story, and the way Bashardoust makes stories matter' Kat Howard, author of An Unkindness of Magicians 'A fairytale for anyone who has ever feared the poison in their own heart. I loved this queer, subversive, lyrical and deeply affirming book' Tasha Suri, author of Empire of Sand 'A thrilling, moving story of what it means to come into one's own power, this book is utterly captivating' Gita Trelease, author of Enchantée

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Girl, Serpent, Thorn
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'Gorgeously written and quietly powerful . . . an enthralling tale of family, monsters, and the things we do for love' S. A. Chakraborty, author of City of Brass 'A fine cut gem, each facet brilliantly rendered to create a stunningly crafted fairytale about a girl and monsters and a girl who is also a monster. I truly loved this book' Emily Duncan, author of Wicked Saints 'Beautiful and dangerous . . . I loved the vividness of the story, and the way Bashardoust makes stories matter' Kat Howard, author of An Unkindness of Magicians 'A fairytale for anyone who has ever feared the poison in their own heart. I loved this queer, subversive, lyrical and deeply affirming book' Tasha Suri, author of Empire of Sand 'A thrilling, moving story of what it means to come into one's own power, this book is utterly captivating' Gita Trelease, author of Enchantée

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Vikings: A Captivating Guide to the History of ...
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If you want to discover the captivating history of the Vikings, Erik the Red, and Leif Erikson, then pay attention.Three captivating manuscripts in one audiobook:History of the Vikings: A Captivating Guide to the Viking Age and Feared Norse Seafarers Such as Ragnar Lothbrok, Ivar the Boneless, Egil Skallagrimsson, and MoreErik the Red: A Captivating Guide to the Viking Who Founded the First Norse Settlement in GreenlandLeif Erikson: A Captivating Guide to the Viking Explorer Who Beat Columbus to America and Established a Norse Settlement at VinlandIn this captivating history audiobook, you'll not only learn about heroic warriors in battle but you'll also discover the remarkable achievements made by the Vikings.In the first part of this audiobook, you will discover topics, such as:The rise of the mighty Vikings and the Viking AgeSignificant Viking raids and battlesRagnar Lothbrok - man or mythThe Viking Age of explorationThe significance of the settlement of Iceland, Greenland, and VinlandViking society and everyday lifeAnd much, much moreIn part two of this audiobook, you will discover:Erik the Red’s early life in NorwayErik the Pagan and Christianity in GreenlandThe decline of the Greenland colonyModern GreenlandAnd much, much moreSome of the topics covered in part three of this audiobook include:The making of the man, Leif Erikson’s formative yearsThe settlement of GreenlandLife in GreenlandLeif’s first voyageMysterious lands to the west of GreenlandThe end of the Vinland settlementLeif Erikson’s place in historyAnd much, much moreSo if you want to learn more about the Vikings, get this audiobook now! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Desmond Manny, Timothy Burke. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/137681/bk_acx0_137681_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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History of the Vikings
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History of the Vikings ab 28.49 € als gebundene Ausgabe: A Captivating Guide to the Viking Age and Feared Norse Seafarers Such as Ragnar Lothbrok Ivar the Boneless Egil Skallagrimsson and More. Aus dem Bereich: Bücher, English, International, Gebundene Ausgaben,

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The Vory: Russia's Super Mafia
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The first English-language book to document the men who emerged from the gulags to become Russia's much-feared crime class: the vory v zakone Mark Galeotti is the go-to expert on organized crime in Russia, consulted by governments and police around the world. Now, Western readers can explore the fascinating history of the vory v zakone, a group that has survived and thrived amid the changes brought on by Stalinism, the Cold War, the Afghan War, and the end of the Soviet experiment. The Vory-as the Russian mafia is also known-was born early in the twentieth century, largely in the gulags and criminal camps, where they developed their unique culture. Identified by their signature tattoos, members abided by the Thieves' Code, a strict system that forbade all paid employment and cooperation with law enforcement and the state. Based on two decades of on-the-ground research, Galeotti's captivating study details the Vory's journey to power from their early days to their adaptation to modern-day Russia's free-wheeling oligarchy and global opportunities beyond.

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The Vory: Russia's Super Mafia
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The first English-language book to document the men who emerged from the gulags to become Russia's much-feared crime class: the vory v zakone Mark Galeotti is the go-to expert on organized crime in Russia, consulted by governments and police around the world. Now, Western readers can explore the fascinating history of the vory v zakone, a group that has survived and thrived amid the changes brought on by Stalinism, the Cold War, the Afghan War, and the end of the Soviet experiment. The Vory-as the Russian mafia is also known-was born early in the twentieth century, largely in the gulags and criminal camps, where they developed their unique culture. Identified by their signature tattoos, members abided by the Thieves' Code, a strict system that forbade all paid employment and cooperation with law enforcement and the state. Based on two decades of on-the-ground research, Galeotti's captivating study details the Vory's journey to power from their early days to their adaptation to modern-day Russia's free-wheeling oligarchy and global opportunities beyond.

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The Bone Witch: The Bone Witch, Book 1 , Hörbuc...
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In the captivating start to a new, darkly lyrical fantasy series, Tea can raise the dead, but resurrection comes at a price. When Tea accidentally resurrects her brother from the dead, she learns she is different from the other witches in her family. Her gift for necromancy means that she's a bone witch, a title that makes her feared and ostracized by her community. But Tea finds solace and guidance with an older, wiser bone witch, who takes Tea and her brother to another land for training. In her new home, Tea puts all her energy into becoming an asha - one who can wield elemental magic. But dark forces are approaching quickly, and in the face of danger, Tea will have to overcome her obstacles and make a powerful choice. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Emily Woo Zeller, Will Damron. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/blak/009754/bk_blak_009754_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Pearl Harbor: A Captivating Guide to the Surpri...
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If you want to discover the captivating history of Pearl Harbor, then pay attention...The attack of the US Pearl Harbor Naval Base changed the entire progress of World War II, and as a result, it was a very formative event both for the United States and Japan. Though the two nations seemed unlikely enemies at the onset of the Second Great War, bloodshed between them would be greater than anyone could have imagined. The future of the world at large was changed on December 7, 1941, when the Empire of Japan chose to make a preemptive strike on its most feared Pacific neighbor, the United States of America.In Pearl Harbor: A Captivating Guide to the Surprise Military Strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service That Caused the United States of America’s Formal Entry into World War II, you will discover topics such asThe Pearl Harbor Naval Base, Pre-1941Post-World War I Pearl HarborPost-WWI JapanThe Second Sino-Japanese WarWar in EuropeThe Occupation of IcelandJapan Contemplates WarThe Pearl Harbor AttackImmediate AftermathThe United States Goes to WarAmerica’s Military Prepares for WarWartime in the United States of AmericaThe Tule Lake Relocation CampItaly Switches SidesD-DayPresident Roosevelt DiesThe B-29 SuperfortressIwo Jima and OkinawaThe Bombardment of JapanThe Manhattan ProjectThe Bombing of HiroshimaThe Bombing of NagasakiJapan SurrendersPost-War Occupation of JapanAnd much, much more!So if you want to learn more about Pearl Harbor, then scroll up and click the "add to cart" button! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jason Zenobia. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/187998/bk_acx0_187998_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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