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  • A Column of Fire: A Novel (Kingsbridge Book 3)

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER“Absorbing . . . impossible to resist.” —The Washington PostAs Europe erupts, can one young spy protect his queen? #1 New York Times bestselling author Ken Follett takes us deep into the treacherous world of powerful monarchs, intrigue, murder, and treason with his magnificent new epic, A Column of Fire. A thrilling read that makes the perfect gift for the holidays.  In 1558, the ancient stones of Kingsbridge Cathedral look down on a city torn apart by religious conflict. As power in England shifts precari...

    • ASIN: B01N1U8IB3
    • Brand: Viking

  • The History of the Medieval World: From the Conversion of Constantine to the First Crusade

    A masterful narrative of the Middle Ages, when religion became a weapon for kings all over the world. From the schism between Rome and Constantinople to the rise of the T’ang Dynasty, from the birth of Muhammad to the crowning of Charlemagne, this erudite book tells the fascinating, often violent story of kings, generals, and the peoples they ruled. In her earlier work, The History of the Ancient World, Susan Wise Bauer wrote of the rise of kingship based on might. But in the years between the fourth and the twelfth centuries, rulers had to f...

    • ASIN: 0393059758
    • Brand: W W Norton Company

  • The Sea Wolves: A History of the Vikings

    In AD 793 Norse warriors struck the English isle of Lindisfarne and laid waste to it. Wave after wave of Norse ‘sea-wolves’ followed in search of plunder, land, or a glorious death in battle. Much of the British Isles fell before their swords, and the continental capitals of Paris and Aachen were sacked in turn. Turning east, they swept down the uncharted rivers of central Europe, captured Kiev and clashed with mighty Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire.But there is more to the Viking story than brute force. They were makers...

    • ASIN: 1909979120
    • Brand: Brownworth Lars
    • UPC: 783324905229

  • Warriors of the Storm: A Novel (Saxon Tales Book 9)

    The ninth installment of Bernard Cornwell’s bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England, “like Game of Thrones, but real” (The Observer, London)—the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit television series coming to Netflix in Fall 2016.A fragile peace reigns in Wessex, Mercia and East Anglia. King Alfred’s son Edward and formidable daughter, Aethelflaed, rule the kingdoms. But all around the restless Northmen, eyeing the rich lands and wealthy churches, are mounting raids.Uhtred of Bebbanburg, the kingdoms’ ...

    • ASIN: B00WQZG3O4

  • Sword Song: The Battle for London (Saxon Tales Book 4)

    The fourth installment of Bernard Cornwell’s New York Times bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England, “like Game of Thrones, but real” (The Observer, London)—the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit television series.The year is 885, and England is at peace, divided between the Danish kingdom to the north and the Saxon kingdom of Wessex in the south. Warrior by instinct and Viking by nature, Uhtred, the dispossessed son of a Northumbrian lord, has land, a wife and children—and a duty to King Alfred to ho...

    • ASIN: B000UZJQ0A

  • Death of Kings: A Novel (Saxon Tales Book 6)


    • ASIN: B005EGXNLS

  • The Empty Throne: A Novel (Saxon Tales Book 8)

    The eighth installment of Bernard Cornwell’s New York Times bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England, “like Game of Thrones, but real” (The Observer, London)—the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit television series.Britain, early tenth century AD: a time of change. There are new raids by the Vikings from Ireland and turmoil among the Saxons over the leadership of Mercia. A younger generation is taking over. Æthelred, the ruler of Mercia, is dying, leaving no legitimate heir. The West Saxons want their k...

    • ASIN: B00JOFTW8I

  • The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God's Holy Warriors

    “Dan Jones is an entertainer, but also a bona fide historian. Seldom does one find serious scholarship so easy to read.” – The Times, Book of the YearA New York Times bestseller, this major new history of the knights Templar is “a fresh, muscular and compelling history of the ultimate military-religious crusading order, combining sensible scholarship with narrative swagger" – Simon Sebag Montefiore, author of Jerusalem   A faltering war in the middle east. A band of elite warriors determined to fight to the death to protect Christ...

    • ASIN: B06WV9JLYX
    • Brand: Viking

  • The Princes of Ireland: The Dublin Saga

    From the bestselling author of London and Sarum—amagnificent epic about love and battle, family life and political intrigue in Ireland over the course of eleven centuries. The Princes of Ireland brilliantly weaves impeccable historical research and mesmerizing storytelling in capturing the essence of a place and its people. Edward Rutherfurd has introduced millions of readers to the human dramas that are the lifeblood of history. From his first bestseller, Sarum, to the international sensation London, he has captivated audiences with gripping...

    • ASIN: 0345472357
    • Brand: Rutherfurd, Edward

  • The Far Traveler: Voyages of a Viking Woman

    The remarkable story of Gudrid, the female explorer who sailed from Iceland to the New World a millennium ago.   Five hundred years before Columbus, a Viking woman named Gudrid sailed off the edge of the known world. She landed in the New World and lived there for three years, giving birth to a baby before sailing home. Or so the Icelandic sagas say. Even after archaeologists found a Viking longhouse in Newfoundland, no one believed that the details of Gudrid’s story were true.   Then, in 2001, a team of scientists discovered what may have ...

    • ASIN: B00A8NARH0

  • 5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!)

    Lively and information-packed, this book is literally bursting its covers with fascinating, fun-tastic facts on super, sensational topics that kids love. A visual feast of colorful photographs surrounded by swirling, tipping, expanding, and climbing bits

    • UPC: 19797740
    • Rating: 4.375

  • The Story of Titanic for Children : Astonishing Little-Known Facts and Details about the Most Famous Ship in the World

    More than a century after it crashed into an iceberg, the Titanic remains as compelling as ever. Now children can explore its beautiful sundecks, marvel at the luxurious design, and relive the tragic sinking of

    • UPC: 682061113

  • National Geographic Kids Everything Vikings : All the Incredible Facts and Fierce Fun You Can Plunder

    Provides information about Vikings, discussing their physical characteristics, how they lived, how they fought, who their Gods were, and how they globalized the

    • UPC: 44880542
    • Rating: 4.0

  • Amazing Facts about the Science of Sports - Sports Book Grade 3 Children's Sports & Outdoors Books

    There's so much to learn about sports, but this time, we'll focus on the nerdy science-y part. Although filled with amazing facts, this book will still make an easy read because of the layout, the

    • UPC: 599057294

  • Magic Tree House Incredible Fact Book : Our Favorite Facts about Animals, Nature, History, and More Cool Stuff!

    "A nonfiction companion to the Magic Tree House

    • UPC: 52289251

  • 5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!) 3

    More fun than a barrel of monkeys and more interesting than reality TV-- this brain candy-filled book is an explosion of information about sensational topics kids love: royalty, gravity, bioluminescence, sloths, wildfires, bubblegum, cars, breakfast,

    • UPC: 49743393
    • Rating: 5.0

  • Weird But True Food : 300 Bite-size Facts About Incredible Edibles

    A latest addition to the crazy popular Weird but True series serves up tons more zany fun, focusing totally on the subject of food!

    • UPC: 40568586

  • Weird but True Sports: 300 Wacky Facts About Awesome Athletics

    Everything has its weird side-- even sports! Add wacky stats, facts, and stories to your arsenal of spots trivia with this new addition to the very popular Weird but True

    • UPC: 49011535
    • Rating: 5.0

  • Weird But True Human Body : 300 Outrageous Facts about Your Awesome Anatomy

    Interesting and little known facts about the human body intended for kids.

    • UPC: 55132386

  • 5,000 Awesome Facts (about Everything!) 2 (Hardcover)

    Lively and information-packed, this book is literally bursting its covers with fascinating, fun-tastic facts on super, sensational topics that kids love. A visual feast of colorful photographs surrounded by swirling, tipping, expanding, and climbing bits

    • UPC: 33647697
    • Rating: 5.0

  • The Vikings! - Crash Course World History 224

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    Why the Vikings Disappeared

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