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By Katherine Holman

The ancient Dictionary of the Vikings strains Viking job in Europe, North the United States, and Asia for over 3 centuries. in this interval humans from Scandinavia used their longships to release lightning raids upon their eu associates, to colonize new lands within the east and west, and to switch Scandinavian furs for japanese wine and spices and Arab silver. The Viking age additionally observed major adjustments at domestic in Scandinavia - kings prolonged their energy, Norse paganism misplaced flooring to christianity, and new cities and ports thrived due to elevated touch with the broader world.

This e-book offers a complete paintings of reference for individuals drawn to the Vikings, together with entries at the major historic figures occupied with this dramatic interval, very important battles and treaties, major archaeological reveals, and key works and resources of data at the interval. It additionally summarizes the effect the Vikings had at the parts the place they traveled and settled. there's a chronological desk, exact and annotated bibliographies for various subject matters and geographical destinations, and an creation discussing the key occasions and advancements of the Viking age.

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By Translated by G. V. Cox, Augustus Neander

This can be a pre-1923 old replica that used to be curated for caliber. caliber insurance used to be carried out on every one of those books in an try to get rid of books with imperfections brought via the digitization strategy. even though we've made most sensible efforts - the books can have occasional mistakes that don't hamper the examining adventure. We think this paintings is culturally very important and feature elected to convey the publication again into print as a part of our carrying on with dedication to the maintenance of revealed works around the world. this article refers back to the Bibliobazaar variation.

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By Paul Martin

Secret Heroes is a outstanding compendium via Paul Martin, former govt Editor of National Geographic Traveler, that illuminates the lives of thirty forgotten American heroes. amassing jointly amazing tales approximately unknown champions, explorers, inventors, and innovators who by no means made the pages of yank heritage textbooks—not George Washington, however the tailor who stored his life…twice; the 1st African-American strive against pilot; the 62-year-old girl muckraking journalist who refused to show her again on injustice—Secret Heroes is simply this sort of attention-grabbing and enjoyable renowned historical past that readers love, now not not like Kenneth C. Davis’s bestselling Don’t understand a lot approximately® sequence and Rick Beyer’s The maximum tales by no means Told.

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By Alison Bashford, Claire Hooker

Within the age of HIV, antibiotic-resistant micro organism, the Ebola Virus and BSE, metaphors and event of contagion are a significant quandary of presidency, biomedicine and renowned culture.Contagion explores cultural responses of infectious illnesses and their biomedical administration over the 19th and 20th centuries. It additionally investigates using 'contagion' as an idea in postmodern reconceptualisations of embodied subjectivity.The essays are written from in the fields of cultural experiences, biomedical background and demanding sociology. The members learn the geographies, guidelines and identities that have been produced within the large social attempt to comprise illnesses. They discover either social responses to infectious ailments some time past, and modern theoretical and biomedical websites for the learn of contagion.

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By Abhi Sharma

An equipped selection of best possible rates of all time in very systematic manner as an interactive PDF. custom-made in keeping with alphabetical order & includes prices of significant legends & a few best so much different types as books, track, A.I, video clips, teamwork, company and so on. An equipped collections of two hundred+ pages & 2000+ costs. the nice e-book of most sensible fees of all time. This booklet appears to be like top in pdf readers.

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Download Who Do My Opponents Say That I Am?: An Investigation of the by Scot McKnight, Joseph B. Modica PDF

By Scot McKnight, Joseph B. Modica

This quantity will unpack the seven allegations proposed by means of Scot McKnight in his article 'Calling Jesus Mamzer' within the inaugural quantity of The magazine for the old Jesus (Volume 1.1 2003: 73-103). every one essay will discover the historicity of every accusation and what they let us know approximately Jesus. McKnight and Modica suggest that through reading those particular allegations, you may start to understand a missed measurement of historic Jesus reviews, particularly, that Jesus will be understood through what his rivals (critics) say of him. They contend that such an process bargains, as Malina and Neyrey have formerly tested in Calling Jesus Names, a 'Christology from the side'. there'll be an introductory and concluding essay from the editors.

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By Cheryl St.John

Three heartwarming tales filled with vacation sparkle and romance!

Christmas Day Family by means of Cheryl St.John

Marvel Henley even though she was once content material until eventually the recent good-looking physician Seth Paxton and his cute childrens crashed into her existence! unexpectedly she started to yearn for issues she had lengthy stopped wishing for...

Fallen Angel by means of Jenna Kernan

When Abby March is by chance shot she and her younger boy are taken right into a rugged stranger's care. darkish and mysterious, Ford Statler hides a softer aspect and provides even more than just a Christmas to remember...

One Magic Eve via Pam Crooks

Chet Latimer is drawn to Sonja Kaplan regardless of neighborhood gossip, and he reveals himself asking Sonja for support together with his motherless little boy. With Christmas at the horizon and magic within the air, their lives may change...forever!

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