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The Bayeux Tapestry: The Complete Tapestry in Color

2004 - Art - No preview available
One of the most unique objects in the world, the Bayeux Tapestry, which depicts the invasion of England by William the Conqueror on a single length of linen, is reproduced here in full color, with annotations explaining the incredible details it ...

The White Horse King: The Life of Alfred the Great

Benjamin R. Merkle - 2009 - History - Limited preview
The unlikely king who saved England. Down swept the Vikings from the frigid North. Across the English coastlands and countryside they raided, torched, murdered, and destroyed all in their path. Farmers, monks, and soldiers all fell bloody under ...

Eric the Red

Neil Grant - 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - No preview available
Presents the saga of the Norse explorer who settled Greenland.

What life was like when longships sailed: Vikings AD 800-1100, Parts 800-1100

Time-Life Books - 1998 - History - Snippet view
Gathers the contemporary accounts of travelers, scribes, and church officials to depict the daily lives of the Vikings and describe their conquests, settlements, and Atlantic exploration

The Traveler's Key to Ancient Egypt: A Guide to the Sacred Places of Ancient ...

John Anthony West - 1995 - Travel - Limited preview
Information to the art and architecture of the sacred sites of ancient Egypt and of items in the Cairo and Luxor museums also provides coverage of modern Egyptology

The Romans: New Perspectives

Kevin M. McGeough - 2004 - History - Limited preview
So many myths and legends. So many senators and Caesars. So many documents, archaeological finds, movie-made misconceptions, and scholarly histories. With so much information available on the civilization of ancient Rome, and more discoveries ...