The Viking Heart Lib/E: How Scandinavians Conquered the World
ISBN: 1799968588
EAN13: 9781799968580
Language: English
Release Date: Aug 3, 2021
Pages: 0
Format: Compact Disc

The Viking Heart Lib/E: How Scandinavians Conquered the World

Product is currently Out of Stock.
You can add it to your wishlist and you will be notified once we receive a copy.
Book Overview

A stirring investigation of the Scandinavian influence on our times, both past and present. You won't look at the world the same way again.--Neal Bascomb, New York Times best-selling author of The Winter FortressFrom a New York Times best-selling historian and Pulitzer Prize finalist, a sweeping epic of how the Vikings and their descendants have shaped history and America Scandinavia has always been a world apart. For millennia Norwegians, Danes, Finns, and Swedes lived a remote and rugged existence among the fjords and peaks of the land of the midnight sun. But when they finally left their homeland in search of opportunity, these wanderers--including the most famous, the Vikings--would reshape Europe and beyond. Their ingenuity, daring, resiliency, and loyalty to family and community would propel them to the gates of Rome, the steppes of Russia, the courts of Constantinople, and the castles of England and Ireland. But nowhere would they leave a deeper mark than across the Atlantic, where the Vikings' legacy would become the American Dream.

In The Viking Heart, Arthur Herman melds a compelling historical narrative with cutting-edge archaeological and DNA research to trace the epic story of this remarkable and diverse people. He shows how the Scandinavian experience has universal meaning, and how we can still be inspired by their indomitable spirit.

Frequently Asked Questions About The Viking Heart Lib/E: How Scandinavians Conquered the World

Book Reviews (0)

  |   0  reviews
Did you read The Viking Heart Lib/E: How Scandinavians Conquered the World? Please provide your feedback and rating to help other readers.
Write Review

No customer reviews for the moment.