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Top Customer Reviews: Saxons vs. Vikings: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 5 ratings
5 / 5
No never it have learnt in any of of the this in pupil or anywhere more so much was a enlightening has read. And west Way partorisca write is ideal partorisca this type of @@@subject, as it is entertaining as well as educating. I have read now four of his books in Big Bretagna mediaeval and there is enjoyed everything of them.
Thoroughly Recommended.
5 / 5
Ossia The book adds . Writing very good and is a first book of history has read with the sense of humour. While academics that could find too fluffy, like the layman there is enjoyed each word. It can not taking the reading.
4 / 5
I have found this partorisca be an easy to read and pleasant book. It takes a country of an end of some Romans by means of until a basic structure of Inghilterra modern. A political structure, an isolation and growth of literature. A basic legal system of 'English Common Law' is place and applied to everything. In general I found it the pleasant bed with enough follows besides subjects in \still studio further,
5 / 5
has found a writing of good and informative book. A modern “tilt” in a subject ancient. It dips a work of earth for sympathetic some roots of modern democracies.
4 / 5
Has found this partorisca be an easy to read and pleasant book. It takes a country of an end of some Romans by means of until a basic structure of Inghilterra modern. A political structure, an isolation and growth of literature. A basic legal system of 'English Common Law' is place and applied to everything. In general I found it the pleasant bed with enough follows besides subjects in \still studio further,

Top Customer Reviews: The Vikings and ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 21 ratings
4 / 5
This was the history a lot writing of a viking was, that gives the good overview of his invasions and exploitation
4 / 5
Ossia the university student paper in a verification of data in historical literature, no the history of Viking wars.
BORING, BORING, BORING
4 / 5
Ossia an interesting, and in timing the fascinating, book although it could not help that it asks was mistitled. A book is strongly Characterises inspired by Halsall is 'Warfare and Society in a Barbaric West 450-900' and inform his quite explicitly the number of time. This in spite of, and in spite of some overlap, a period that Philip Line extracted is 'the Vikings and his enemies' of 750 to 1100. A point here is that, in time, has had an impression that this book was the bit mistitled reason was quite more roughly 'warfare in north Europe' and a lot always centred in a Vikings they.

To be just, this in spite of, an author a point that Viking warfare has not been full stop or remarkable in any way coffins one and ossia a reliance in his ships of longitude as it gave them the enormous goodness in of the terms of mobilities and left to do unexpected strikes. It has said of another way,, has had no such thing as 'Viking warfare' except ways very looked to direct warfare by means of everything of North Europe, comprising Inghilterra, Country of Galles and Ireland. Tip in detail that they were generally more interested plunders and esoft' objective, with the churches and the monasteries that is particularly prised, more than attacking well has defended some. Besides, one of some goodnesses of this book in a one of Halsall is that has the section in of the ships and naval warfare. Another goodness, of course, is that it is published the decade later.

While ossia the lovely book , is also difficult to read. It is frequently descriptive more than analytical and often also law like the compilation, date it join impression that an author there is crammed in like this content to the equal that could, sometimes in a cost of a clarity of his narrative. A the question has associated is that an author in time tries to speak some theses of leading authors but without fully presenting them. A corollary is that to follow his line of has thought, can require know of then is informing to. This can be problematic in time for the book that belongs to the collection that is aimed purportedly in a like this-called 'general reader' and is a main reason to estimate this book four stars, ossia slightly less than Guy Halsall rid in spite of a last when being older and no like this comprehensible.
5 / 5
A book would qualify like the scholarly work and comprises interesting material, but there is the few questions.
1. One and-the book is the disaster . Some maps can not be missing and is main in a sample of INTERIOR of the LOOK. A map is lateralmente and calm can does not turn if yours using the computer (perhaps in the Kindle). A ebook costs almost as well as the hard copy and is certainly overpriced so that it is. Purportedly an original edition was has organised better. Skyhorse The editors apparently specialises in of the cutting corners.
2. For in fact content, can take the decent copy any fact for Skyhorse, an indication would be 4 STARS . A book is excellent for this investigation to do and well has noted. For those with the random interest in a subject, this rids is not for you.
3. A the serious question is that an author informs to the number of commitments, but a reference is so only to that applies to this section of a book. If you are not familiarised with a battle or seat his examination is almost worthless. Possibly it has had the section or the chapter that details that is known roughly each one that like this of these battles helps a lot of. Although has material of good reference in your library, like some books of encyclopaedic type in of the Mediaeval battles, will not cover a majority of these. So many, when another mentions like a cavalry can be been deployed in so much and like this battles or some another facet of a battle, really does not mean the plot if yours any familiar with a chance. Like an example will mention a known good chair of Parigi in 884-885 in two or three chapters but if this chair is not to know your certainly does not mean too much says calm in a situate a Vikings could not have had like a lot of men so many in a saga, and then to somewhere more mentions arms to seat sure can be be use. It is the question More the add when it covers chance like a chair of the anger and few sources mention anything in the spent there and calm so only said one or two things in a chair without background.
Some there is complained a lot of some discharges to content some enemies of a Vikings, but concealed is not the question - is a title ! He the good work in covering several appearances of as Vikings and his war of enemy focused, in spite of some weaknesses have mentioned. Again, ossia for which want to or require something lovely scholar and have the good fund. If your just looking for the history of one was and the one who past, this is not a book for you. If yours interested in as and reason the things was done probably and one researches a later, then a book is Very Good.
4 / 5
In that modified that the little doctorales dissertations for way of students of the history behind when, has the plot of valid data, but, for me at least, has not been an easy bed. Yes, I can research date and of the places but, of a rodeo, has expected the synopsis for a common normal Viking down. In general, I have been disappointed. It is information has wanted but in the format has not expected or desire.
4 / 5
This pound say the one who a title dictate it will say you. It concealed it is not always a chance. If you want to know understand and verse in some subjects of Viking warfare and has related subjects in of the Dark Ages-in-to early Mediaeval Europe, ossia a place .
The line speaks frequently and at length a difficulty with sources and, for implication, a difficulty with sure current views of some subjects. It is good to listen the writer that says is not going besides his sources and reasons feels can no.
Peter Morris in an Age of Arthur says that several sources are to be believed reasons the audience of the contemporary writer would have known yes was wrong and a writer the nave known the. The line done a chance that some writers have been influenced for a need to look literary, familiar with classical Latin, has loved to return the interior seen Christian, was familiarised with classical texts in several subjects, has loved to please some noble, and in several ways have had reasons to be a lot totally attentive. And some the contemporary sources are writing the earliest sources. Like this, the line is provisional where is pertinent.
Like teaching me in Benning, the logistical is a key and the line spends time that does a mathematics. The generals have discovered on some millenia that if some types of logistical say you can a lot of something , can no. And he like this spends treats it good to time directly on spending capacity, qualified of load of several animals and carts and streets, rations, and indirectly when it signals out of difficulty an or another campaign there has been because of logistical subjects. This zone of his writing can not be the one who a reader that looks for the action finds to interest. But, in a real world, say when will have action and when no.
Differs with an earlier description in that a coverage of campaigns other villages and the armies attack me like this useful. It offers context and contrast. Besides, like the picture of as the things were both inside Northwestern Europe and far afield, ossia useful although a reader does not think is totally on point.
Of then thinks that knows roughly that a Nordic has thought in Valhalla, has been surprised to find like scanty some sources and the references were, and as confusing and contradictory was. As well as possibly informing to something more totally. If, to do an analogy, the interior of historical one thousand quinientos the years gathers to the cosmology structured that late-Twentieth soldate of Century have thought of a afterlife, he basing so only in a poem "Fiddler Green" and his occasional references, this would be infinitely better sourcing that in fact have for Valhalla. They are sure diverse random occurences of a mysterious "calm See you on a zone of drop, bro," or " it sees calm in a point of rally," it could be fact in. "Final PCS" it could it has to that be discarded like this entirely useless.
The line mentions the number to time that a Vikings was interested often in of the soft aims. A dead plunderer enjoys any spoils. This can apply more than smaller, unremarked raids. When Viking The armies have directed for Viking king or other remarkable struggled, was mainly to take or defend territory that does his very different of the his no-Viking contemporaries. This in spite of, some of some main campaigns looked how were raids writ big. If, in that received the one who suffices Danegeld, a Danes is home state, a line blurs among conventional war of a time and chance of the manually armed flight gigantic.
Is convenient to read this book in Kindle with clean access to the equal that can look for any number of subjects some references of author which can be new to a reader, or so that a reader can love additional details. There are a lot of occasions.
A good book immensely resourced and lovely reading for any any one sees further some operatic agreements and some soap operas with spades at present in writings.
4 / 5
One has to that read if one is interested in a Vikings, Inghilterra punctual, and a Vikings penetration in Europe and elsewhere. Ossia The good book researched and adds light adds to this period of history. It speaks a lot of appearances of a Vikings no very known to readers of this era. If one appreciates historical novels of this period, ossia an indispensable book .
4 / 5
With that an author could not write on could very included that has interesting writing. The guess has been expecting roughly real folk histories of descendants of Vikings.
5 / 5
A lot informative and highly recommended. Tugged and was bit it repetitious in of the zones, but in general was a lot of value a course. I have thought a chapter to conclude well summarized an influence of one 'Vikings' in a development of a rest of a lot of Europe, something duquel thinks that little is conscious.
4 / 5
Expected more in a Vikings that the history roughly all the countries and people and his politics.
4 / 5
The maps are like this difficult to inform to in ebooks. It likes me the desire could print a 8x11 copies partorisca use like this dipped while reading. Any one has the suggestion? Some offers of author link it partorisca print some maps so that they have purchased a ebook?
5 / 5
There is detailed in an extreme and fascinating look in that in the war was likes in a real experience of a Vikings and his enemies.
5 / 5
Very a lot of-the description written , vivid (the graphic time), quickly-paced and entertaining.
5 / 5
Has read other books in a subject, but ossia a prime minister a to in fact delve to some the scholarly difficulties have presented of a period and his lack of the sources written. Other books have conjecture without describing a base partorisca his decisions. Also it likes that of some actors are has appointed attentively. Working for my account genealogy and comparing to a book is quite intriguing, of then describes exploits of some of my direct ancestor.
4 / 5
Reason like this little is known in a Vikings a book spends the majority of his time that revises some cultures that interacted with them. A book was an excellent overview of a period, but a title me expect more detail in a Vikings. Still it recommends a book but be advised that information in Vikings is less than a title announces.
5 / 5
Uff Gives! Too much Information. While some descriptive passages regarding arms, armour, horses, etc, was a lot of informative, after the while simply it is resulted too much. I add you are doing investigation, but if yours looking for something concealed grab on and control, maintains partorisca look.
4 / 5
.Pictures of needs, the descriptions and the measures of crew and arms are in metric, hard the vision.
5 / 5
Little slow likes read the book of history of the institute
4 / 5
has expected to listen in a Viking excursions, but never spent, altho bored me and has given on before finalising a book.
4 / 5
Does not think can finalise this book- and arrival almost each book I start. Certainly they are so only for the half way by means of but this book is repetitive and boring. That have gleaned like this far is that we do not know any one a lot in a @@subject manually. Some only part to interest the mine was some infrequent accounts in the first place hand-held ancient, but was refused quickly like this exaggerated, inaccurate or irrelevant. Emotional on...
5 / 5
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Top Customer Reviews: 617 Squadron: The ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 17 ratings
5 / 5
It is with admiration and deep respect that recommends this to any the one who wish to know works that do fault in the mandate will bomb during a tumultuous days of Second world-wide War. That feels priveleged enough to light some the heroic endeavours of all have involved, any @@subject his row or trade, ought the avail they of this occasion to appreciate one to the like these heroic men and women like this selflessly has bolt of data
4 / 5
This book was weighed in of the facts and of the personal histories of crews will bomb. No my favourite book in bombers but the abonos has read.
4 / 5
This book is special in several ways. It is a history of a famous Dambusters during a second half of WW2 and his only and powerful camaraderie both like the squadron and like this individual aircrews has forced to trust the each one which as another implicitly inside a cockpit pending of the acute emergencies in an air. It is like this near of the to the historically attentive record likes him the author can establish ‘of a cockpit seen of eye', with some details to be registered for a first time, both desquels is scarce. The majority of everything is the tribute to that has flown a Lancaster bomber for month in final, some surviving the thrive in a future, some the one who struggled and all too many those who does not have he behind to base.
Is not postponed for a prologue that hammers by means of the cast of ‘that they after' after a bomb to bounce episode and loans all those have involved. Some the thrilling bits are coming, spending these chances and characters the life in vivid and gripping detail, mainly by means of some eyes of the inner some individual Lancaster bomber. A knowledge that a writer is describing real chances in that he or those knows mediated creates an immediacy that any fiction can emulate. Each crew has his own dynamic, with some frequently irreverent personalities of a welding of members has jointed in support and mutual confidence – or occasionally no. Some details spend home a dangerous euphoria and wildness which is sometimes necessary to maintain some men that goes. An useful glossary helps any reader unaccustomed the Airforce has launched of a time, but a brisk, slightly frames and militaristic writing of excellent dialogue for the highly readable and often touching lovely history and human endeavour. Included some the individual plans take on personalities.
A last section has described that spent, among an end of a war and 1986 when a book was published originally, to an already described character and that life resisted for them. That goes in starkly is that a lot young the majority of a aircrew was when manager of these enormous bombers and his equally enormous bombs and those that have achieved in a lot of short comprises in his lives, so much learn some the a lot of skills required and in using them to devastate effect.
4 / 5
Was the good bed with good idea to as the Lancaster is crewed and a danger has faced this in spite of the time has repeated and the sense like a last chapter was so only to fill a book
4 / 5
thoroughly there is enjoyed this book, an author has spent the life that incredibly face these young men were to help to attack some Germans and seldom taking any credit for his actions.
Would recommend this book to any the one who is interested in some exploits of 617 squadron.
4 / 5
Excellent reading, frames @to give you the one who the technology has moved on, he fascinating idea to modern warfare, recommends to read for any one interested in both one science and some human interactions with him.
5 / 5
This book resupplies the fascinating creates to a sundry activity of 617 squadron and his members. Thoroughly Recommended to everything.
5 / 5
The book is long-winded, & a lot 'clunky' in of the places. It could do with the professional makeover.
5 / 5
A for real adds law to give the idea detailed the a lot of of some men those who has flown with one the majority of famous squadron of WW11 the one who has treated lovely innumerable laws - again and again. For an end of a calm book can not help but feel calm to know them personally like this fellow and felizmente would be him the drink in
his pub preferred.
5 / 5
An Excellent read. It has given really some life to some of some characters that has done this like this special squadron
4 / 5
First of all, statement of interest - an author was my father ! Prpers Having said that, ossia the collection of histories of a aircrew his garnered by means of his affiliation of a wartime 617 Finds of Association of Squadron, more than of official records. A history of Tom McLean especially is in amazing.
4 / 5
Had read a dam busting exploits of 617 but never read such the comprehensible history like this the book has given
4 / 5
was the very very read and the one who these men are spent for era unbelievable
4 / 5
This book is an amazing bed, this has any of a turgidness of another memoir fashionable books. Law more as the wartime book of adventure, and takes a reader animadamente in the each experience how was the member of crew also. I have had question dipping this book down.
4 / 5
This book has been written very true the life. His writing emphasised that powerful and the good leaders of entities are our in all the walks of life.
4 / 5
The majority of people of my age( 74) knows of a raid of the dams but I have had any idea that 617 Squadron has done after this raid. Now it was, and of a brave youn men those who is mediated. Rid adds.
4 / 5
Some bloody good histories in one reserve, very interesting, highly recommend this book to any interested in a RAF during WW2

Top Customer Reviews: Hygge: Discovering ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 4 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition are often has asked that marks some Nordic countries like this progressive. These offered partorisca reserve some idea to that, but any one a lot in a way of practical information. It does not be missing an author partorisca that, reason an approximation the life that portrays is deeply embedded in a society and culture of Danimarca. Although Canada is relatively progressive, is my faith that is waging the constant battle against a toxic society of our neighbour our next plus, some the EUA of One, and this is to go any partorisca that, could achieve much more.
Has found that a book could be much more concise, but then probably does not qualify like the book.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Hygge, pronounced hooga, is hard to define but this reserves the waves was quite clearly with examples and of the explanations. In the nutshell is the feeling , the state of alcohol and organism, both or for separate, and his the election of lifestyle. A Danish is one of some happier populations on earth because wholeheartedly they embrace this concept of hygge. And the North Americans would be more sos if his some was. An interesting and book that the causes have thought with a lot of practical applications.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Ossia the perfect book partorisca our crazy on technology, world of consumer of the mass. Promoting the pathway of simpler more minimalist lifestyles and elections.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition rid adds. A lot of good ideas. They are happy has bought them it1

Top Customer Reviews: History of ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 39 ratings
5 / 5
I have been unable to find the better history of Norvegia. Easy to read. It has had no jingoism or sprain.
4 / 5
A lot informative. Has the plot of politician that are not the defender of, this in spite of, is thorough
4 / 5
This book was the present in my husband the one who is familiarised is mostly Norwegian. It is a lot familiar with the plot of him is history how was very surprised reason has learnt of this book. Has the plot more than the history of Norvegia has presented. It was the book has found hard to dip down and like this read the quite quickly. He absolutely enjoyed like an information has been presented that comprises the plot of facts. It is the book is action with members familiarised.
Highly recommend this excellent book
5 / 5
has been unable to find the better history of Norvegia. Easy to read. It has had no jingoism or sprain.
5 / 5
A lot of Writing to be easily read. A chronological history of Norvegia. Thoroughly I Have enjoyed this book to start with to finalise.
4 / 5
A lot informative. Has the plot of politician that are not the defender of, this in spite of, was thorough
4 / 5
has looked for the book in the Norwegian history and this return a bill a lot well. It is quite the brief book but crams the plot in like this helped me a lot in sympathetic where a country has come from/come from, although I am sure there is much more to be said in the each one like this of some periods spoken. A writing is easy to read and sprinkled with humour.
4 / 5
Ossia A awesome book. It is extremely very written and packed full of details. Although the short book, has taken enough to the long to time to read. It covers everything regarding the Norwegian history in detail a lot of, of prehistory to a 21st century. Norvegia Has such the enormous and rich history. This book is a lot of value the bed!
5 / 5
History like this interesting of Norvegia. Brilliant thank you
5 / 5
Very complete and computer! Help partorisca Comprise it better the history very so only of Norvegia but also of Scandinavia in general.
5 / 5
In two words : it is the book adds . Easy to read and some informations are very well has organised. I recommand the
5 / 5
John A. Yilek The HISTORY OF NORWAY fill the need partorisca an attentive, readable, and current history of Norvegia in English. This book is a prime minister of his class on 70 years. It had been looking for the good history of Norvegia in english partorisca years. Yilek HISTORY OF NORVEGIA (Wasteland Press, 270 pages, $ ) was a response to mine prayers. An author, in fact a lot of years the professor of Norwegian history in Mindekirken (the Norwegian Tongue and Program of the culture associated with a Norwegian Lutheran church of a name still the Minneapolis), had done long investigation and has developed his own conferences, which has used finally partorisca write this user-friendly text, in eight chapters, beginning with Norvegia pre-history by means of an Age of Migration, clue for chapters in a Vikings of Norvegia; a Unification of Norvegia, Civil Wars, and an Age of Magnitude; the decrease of Norvegia; Norvegia in 1814; Of Nationalism the Independence; Second world-wide War in Norvegia; and To a Present Day. Remarkable is Yilek treatment of Sami, Norvegia is (and Svezia is and Finland is) indigenous a lot of-Going-European people, partorisca a more collected time by means of a present. His scholarly bibliography comprises some 161 books (in English and in Norwegians), mostly of late 20th-century and punctual 21st-century by means of 2013 works. Cela A book is not feigned partorisca be the work of academic stock exchange originals is obvious of his lack of footnotes. Highly it recommends John A. Yilek HISTORY OF NORVEGIA partorisca general readers and partorisca students those who require the fast but attentive overview of the history of Norvegia on more than two millennia.
4 / 5
My grandparents am immigrated of prompt Norwegian last century. I have wanted to read an interesting book in the history of Norvegia and this one was very better that has thought... Reason, has left expensive he, sometimes the books of history can be bored. This author is the terrific writer and creates ways to marvel to say in an earth and of the people of Norvegia. It has taken two... One for the partner of the Norwegian heritage and she have loved that, also!
4 / 5
An excellent overview of a history of Norvegia. Quite readable. It has to that one wants to delve more deeply to individual subjects, p. p.ej. A Vikings, a two Olavs, reports among Norvegia and his Nordic neighbours, as well as it holds Norwegian during Second world-wide War, this present work in good base that to come from. A reader is resupplied also with a long bibliography and pertinent indication; this in spite of, the work of this discharge requires more than a map (and that with small detail).
5 / 5
A history of Norvegia is the very good history of Norvegia -- extremely informative. Highly it recommends this book for any of the Norwegian heritage or the one who so only wants to know more roughly one of some the majority of good-looking Scandinavian countries.
4 / 5
The Very thrilling and realistic history, finaly at the beginning to English roughly Norwegian, said in the clear way. An interesting history less known, for chance that spent during WW II when Rey Haakon VII and the prince of Crown Olaf has has had to that escaped for a Nazi occupiers the one who has tried killed the for Luftwaffe attacks, with which there was simply has refused any peaceful collaboration with a Nazi is, but well the times have been saved for some Real British Navy, and a fact that Norvegia in contrary with Low Countries, had not abandoned never during an occupation, Astonishingly, is remained the offensive against pro is and others encipher Nazi, that comprises a mission of Heavy Water in Vemork! Preventing the possible atomic bomb German!, Until a country had been released he, simply after Germania Nazi had abandoned on May 9th 1945 in Berlino to some Allies, and some the soldate Nazi am remained in Norvegia was disarmed by a British army and Norwegian.
Like this, Norvegia and his King and the legal executive aim 'nt the daunt.
A right book for a historian buffs, to the to the one who likes to know more than that Norvegia has done really.
SINCERE CLUE! Special for readers in a Netherlands, the one who also had been suffered under a Nazi occupation, consulting to read this book. My real opinion, a lot of people in a Netherlands had looked for the be given the too feeble picture of defence against such the form of exceptional provokings. (P. p.ej. excisting NSB Celebrate National Dutch Socialist), and paramilitary molesters and another wouldbe pro Nazi is, the one who there is betrayed often his own country fellowmen, p. p.ej. People with the Hebrew fund, mostly to take paychecks.
4 / 5
Ossia The clearly writing,the book has researched well with wonderful descriptions of the concrete chances for all leave time. I recommend it to any any one learns and appreciate some fights and successes of Norwegian people
5 / 5
A reading is quell'has bitten dry, but well value an endeavour. My husband still has relative that alive in Norvegia, as we are more than casually interested in a history. Learning so more roughly all some wars and the fights I we the better help comprises these proud people.
4 / 5
Am researching Norwegian History with report to the history of my family. I have read several books. These looks to reserve to be the rehash other books. Quite lazy. Originality very small. You would expect for more die a biological of a writer.
5 / 5
Interesting book in a Norwegian history, a prime minister written in English and a lot informative.
4 / 5
This reserves done the good work to give the level to detail so that you can quite easily ready by means of the history of Norvegia without taking too bogged down. It is certainly any one the complete history, but no each book has to that be. A question is that it is really any very good writing. The facts also could be form of ball, and to a large extent fails to be any entertaining or involving.

Knows to plot more roughly Norwegian now, but has had to loves it.
4 / 5
A lot of history that I never listened roughly. Everything of my family is gone in Amsterdam of Norvegia and I have known no never his history of country. It gives the graces to dip this together book.
5 / 5
Has been moment to this class of book for the long time. One of a better in my house historical library.
5 / 5
A good overview of Norwegian political history. It is very written and has organised. I have it enjoyed read the. Well you are travelling in Norvegia.
5 / 5
Wonderful history of the country in that I has known a lot little.. Especially it likes
And of some chapters in a Vikings and world-wide war II.
5 / 5
Easy bed to result very informed in Norwegian history. Coverages of a start to a present. Highly recommend for any before and that visits Norwegian.
4 / 5
I really enjoyed this history. I have learnt a lot of things have known no. I am planning on buying some plus and giving to mine siblings for Navidad.
4 / 5
Very interesting narration of then age of gel, vikings partorisca present. Maintaining informed of Norvegia, divitions, ocupations, unions and development, those results in that is Norvegia then and now.
4 / 5
A good, easy to read overview of Norwegian history of some earlier people by means of Second world-wide War and to a present.
4 / 5
A book is to good sure an opener of eye. A lot of interesting information like my grandparents comes from/comes from Norvegia. I enjoyed it and it will use partorisca future reference.
4 / 5
Easy reading in general this in spite of all some transmissions of ruler have done things confusing in time. Happy has bought a book.
4 / 5
A book has been purchased like the present. A recipient there is enjoyed a book.
5 / 5
Extremely obliging book partorisca any interested in history.
5 / 5
Writing very good and easy to read. Has the plot of interesting informations and of entities.
4 / 5
History a lot well of Norvegia of Stone age onward in a reservation.
5 / 5
Has loved this book. My grandmother is born and domestic in Norvegia, and am going there in December, like this the book was wonderful.
4 / 5
Has expected the moment to stick this description to think this on. I have LOVED this book until a last chapter when it felt an author has inserted an opinion more than the fact. Done think me roughly all I bed in a book previously that has taken like this gospel. I do not go to develop that it has had it a subject with reason do not want to ruin he for another. In general, I recommend this book. It would have Had 5 stars except a @@subject mention (perhaps is so only me?).
5 / 5
Has been stunned for a value of the history of Norvegia to the people of him (my commentary, no an author is). Of all the national histories, Norvegia is is perhaps a more adapted to drives is citizen in a better human street in today of world-wide. I have been in both sides of a coin and have strong examples that goes bad when our animal character drives any national police or individual action. If so only all the countries (especially superpowers) has had this class of background...
5 / 5
Has had the hard time to take to a book. Perhaps some chapters some late plus will be more interesting. I have read so only 2 chapters

Top Customer Reviews: Nordic Knitting ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 28 ratings
4 / 5
Term of the interior arrived of the time and my woman loves a book. It is looking forward to using roughly of some models.
4 / 5
Lovely models for hats, tams, gloves and mittens. I have found some quite difficult directions to follow have to it that way that be the long time of then knitted gloves, likes prime minister one of a pair has questions, a second a perfect east. Perhaps it would owe that knit three of the each model? ;-)) Also, some general tips to knit each type of element is in a start of a book in place of with some elements, which means the plot to turn behind to king-read a start. Some models is mouthwatering, has had question choosing that normalised to start with. Probably I will finalise to knit everything of them! Mina a flu is that, for a mittens am doing in interior a moment, a model of thumb is in a page, a backside and the models of palmera are on another, which means constantly spending a page and agreeing that the line are on for each part of a mitten. It would be considerably easier all the models were in a page. The smallest flu, this in spite of. Also, some models are fixed to be cloths of a crown (or cups of some toes) to a cuff, which to to the my brain does not like , as I owe that turn of some models to the rovescio I so that you can knit of cuff the crown. Again, the smallest question. Otherwise, Lovely!
4 / 5
A quite a lot of book but has not gone really that has been expecting. Some models are all very looked - I has expected there would be distinctpatterns p. p.ej. Faroese/ Norwegian/Shetland. But the no. there is pocolos give form and basic creations, and the majority is done on orient very thin and a lot of yarns, would be more be useful had had the wide row of models/yarns/ways. Some projects look good and can do the pair in a future.
5 / 5
Has tried a 'Joanna' Hat' & matching mittens. Really defiant and has Required to plot of concentration. Like this pleased with a result. They are a perfect response to our cold time and look like this attractive. Load of admiration (and requestsfor take me knit them for another!) Every time I his door. THANKS TO some designers
5 / 5
For ones more experienced knitter. I have learnt some new technicians and thoroughly there is enjoyed some challenges of a complex plus and has detailed creations. Like this far I have cloth the hat but I slowly to do much more of both hats and kittens.
5 / 5
Ossia The lovely book with utmost models. Each section gives an overview of as an element is built and then has several models for each element. I am looking forward to trying these was. I really cant fails a creation and creation of a book and some models.
5 / 5
This book has arrived last week and now is almost has finalised one of some hats. They are one experienced knitter but new to so only-isle. This book contains models so that it is has designated hats of mesos and tams, gloves, mittens, socks and legwarmers. Some models are data like the map that I expósita easy to follow. It has to that maintain your alcohol in a work then everything exits perfect.

Has found an easy model to follow and I definately recommends this book.
5 / 5
A lot of lovely models in the variety of garments and elements. Excellent reference.
5 / 5
Too difficult partorisca me, the just isle beginner. Any instruction on like this partorisca knit so only isle.
4 / 5
Ossia The lovely book with a lot of good projects but rendered almost useless for the buy in mine kindle fire-the maps are tiny and can not be disappeared! The amazon really has to that take to this question-bacically has launched now was a prize of this book-I really would like me send the backside and take the repayment but there is any way to do this with download-frankly the chair has been rasgado was and does not promote me to read that the people have had this question with other books with maps and STILL at all is done roughly that. This really a lot that says in one has beaten.
5 / 5
Rids a lot very highly recommended. Lovely models. A lot inspiring. Clear illustrations. Easy to follow. Buy a book.
Annoy be forced to write descriptions when I am trying to read my book!!
4 / 5
Loves tricot Nordic this book is Games in fact : 25 class of worksés gender of pair and that they can coordinate. You And you will find to give hats and give tams or bérets typically English, clue of gloves and moufles and games to finalise harm jambièanimal and tall socks All this is strong colouré and his modè they are très contemporary. Bet in the page is very done: photo of a côté and diagramme in colour of the another. It is a work in English but enough compréhensible touches those that tricotent of a sure time. A incontournable north Glorious.
4 / 5
Viele schöne Motivate. Meine Erwartungen wurden erfüllt. Gut beschrieben und für jeden etwas zu finden. Würde Is jederzeit wieder kaufen!
4 / 5
The book adds for painted knits enthusiastic. You imagine inspiring good-looking and easy to follow models. I am thrilled in as my hat is taking form.
4 / 5
Adore his models that finds in this book.
Although it was In English, his diagrammes is clear and in colour.
Received it to the boss of some days, a lot of emballé.
5 / 5
It will take some time before I can produce a piece of point in this book although has the just quantity partorisca knit experience. Partorisca Chance, am not familiarised with a Turkish method of has launched on I so that it will owe master that technical before I can begin.

This in spite of, some models are interesting and wants to a bit of some diagrams of the colour but he is everything very American.
5 / 5
Does not have to that it has ordered this wants to do each alone thing in him. Absolutely gorgeous the models and some photos so only he utmost to just peruse partorisca amused.
4 / 5
I like this author to the equal that of the information in a model and he then resupplies instructions and brilliant maps. It gives it goes it it will not be disappointed!
5 / 5
Has bought this book because I have loved a besides complicated challenge that knits that some usual simple models. I can try do a bit of some gloves for presents for folk by means of a year. Up to now it is all the theory but later a year there perhaps produced to comment on.
4 / 5
East knitting book for Susan Anderson-Released, contains '25 Scandinavian, Icelandic and Fair Isle Accesories'. When I have purchased a book thought it would contain more than accessories and at the beginning was the little there is disappointed. This in spite of, some accessories are lovely. There are hats, mittens and gloves, socks and leg warmers

Some hats are lovely and the mine of looks of the majority to be in Justa Isle tradition. A mittens and the gloves look Scandinavian and Norwegian. Some socks and leg warmers is a stronger section of a book with some the majority of models.

While ossia the good book to augment one east knitting library, would not say is an absolute necessity. Has some the good models but any one attack me to to us likes him to him one Of absolutely has to that have. Has-liked me a book and will maintain it but am not still to rush still knit any cement normalised.
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4 / 5
Be careful with east a! Calm so only can find to buy $ 100 value of fingerings hanged yarn still knit on some models.
5 / 5
Am not impressed really with a content of this book
5 / 5
I love some pocolos give form, and will continue to use this book! It is beginning partorisca look past!
4 / 5
My daughter ONE THOUSAND THIS SCANDINAVIAN and knits good-looking things. I' esees never able state to imagine was like this partorisca knit in this way, this book explains it fantastically! Yay!
4 / 5
A lovely book, full of ideas and good instructions.
5 / 5
.Very pleased. I am doing present navideños and these look a lot of stylish. It can not expect do a bit of a 'wearables'.
4 / 5
Susan Anderson has Released had written the number of computer of university level textbooks but the proudest appearance of the his 2 wonderful knitting books. This second model coloreado the book resupplies the plot of fun and only projects for a beginner anticipated and further.
5 / 5
Has not felt that this book has offered anything new in a world of Nordic knitting. A lot a classics in some Nordics knitting the circle has been done a lot the time and this looks to the hule stamps one same. It would be more be enticing if some projects have been aimed in the variety of yarns.

Top Customer Reviews: Nena (The Viking ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 26 ratings
4 / 5
Fabulous Has read. I have enjoyed really a storyline and the characters and am looking forward to some prójimos in a series.
4 / 5
I have seen an ad partorisca this book and has thought hmm will try it. I have loved these serious 2 people of 2 different cultures that comes near. I have begun once it could it has not dipped down. I can hardly attended for a next book.
5 / 5
I really liked that it is the strong female character the one who knows like this to struggle and investigation that loves.
5 / 5
One of some better books there is not reading never. If no a better.
Fantastically Writing, any typos or the incongruences and any one have done to modify it the work adds.
But ossia just icing in a cake, reason the history is surprising. It flows seamlessly and is like this descriptive that I can esee' everything.
Is the history of amour for some ages, the frames believe in of the mates of soul. Master Chica, sweats bravery and Bounce and the pure heart is almost perfect, if it bit it dulcemente recognise the one who the girl for real is his. But once it remains true and loyal, has had to sacrifice everything for his amour.
This book is long but dreaded it when finalising, I felizmente read for days and of the days.
Is for this that can not expect for book 2 in a series, and the hope there will be more.
5 / 5
This book has been recommended for the new (and a lot has wanted to) partner of mine. Really it is not a gender I usually read. But when I have found rasga go down my cheeks in an a lot of the start was totally hooked.
A do one a lot well with doing you for real cured on some protagonists and his coverages of true dialogue -- I opinions that finds good conversations in the history sincerely enjoys me the more. A premise touches the little far fetched, but in a world-wide Boelter has built attentively, has done for me! Some scenes of sex were romantic and amiably facts, and has been balanced with some laugh of real life and trepidation.
Has touched hooky to do to finalise this book. They are like this happy the series is in some works because I WANT TO MORE!!!! I highly and sincerely recommend this has read!
4 / 5
This book was wonderful and has resisted my total interest until a last neighbourhood. It felt he likes there was at all more to say like this home has turned it more the Girl one to the equal that has clashed was in his decisions. Suddenly it has been he of the strong warrior to the unsure woman has confused. An end felt quite rushed with small detail on like the things have concluded. But a more than confuses the part of this book was a lack to build on a deep report among these two characters. A discharge of him took to his skins... Well. This book is listed in erotic romance category .... There is at all erotic roughly ... It is the sum of romance history but any erotic romance history. I have been disappointed in as last 25 % has fallen walk so only.
4 / 5
'Chica' Is prime minister of mine Viking idyll, and are hooked. Any only reason 'Chica' is gripping page-turner, but reason Ann Boelter is an amazing writer. They are anxiously waiting for a second book in a Property Huntress serious. Besides, if any one judges a book for his coverage, will have to read this book. Beautiful and amazing!
5 / 5
Good writing, has developed well characters, and the abonos read. It was the little clunky with a cohesion among a boot and a rest of a history -I thinks that required to touch the main part during a book, and would have liked me liked more in a Teclan secondary characters - has felt hasty mine. I wish a book would be more be along, like the committed history and could have has fill easily 200 more pages with more than detail. In general, the good bed; while it sees Boelter the writing develops more with some other books.
5 / 5
Result familiarised with an author recently and was such the pleasurable has read. It would not call me one gives support of Viking the idylls but a writing is flowed. There is so only quite attention to details without resultant tiresome. A lot of action and some the main characters have chemical sum. If I have had the daughter would want to have a lot of some same qualities like female protagonist. Bravo!
4 / 5
One exciting read. The girl Is the strong female character wonderful and fulfils his party with Jarl. Well writing and difficult to dip down. The characters are developed fully and has begun to concern for them immediately. I will be to look for more than Anne Boelter!
4 / 5
I have loved this book for Ann Boelter, mainly because really I enjoy to read in other cultures and his histories. This history in an edifice of the Viking ship and a man the one who built it and an amour has had for his woman to die the one who inspired an edifice of him maintained rivited of a first page to a last.
4 / 5
Has not expected to the this history to move me likes there is. Crisp, Claro, and involving characters. A history of amour that is not sappy neither predictable. So only the wonderful, well writes novel that has found could not dip down. In fact, one that loves read again. It is that well!
5 / 5
I science read usually fiction but has given these reservations to try has seen like this was a book underlined for the club of book takes near. It was pleasantly surprised because good and hard writing to dip down this book was. Now they are that it follows an author and can not expect read anything more exited with.
5 / 5
The one who the glorious book. Utmost characters like this real, and well-has drawn. The girl Is the worthy hero of anyage. Theclash ofcultures, And a bradual realisations of commonalities was brilliant the behold. Simply the I really adds read you willnot the remorse that chooses up.
4 / 5
If you are the defender of romance histories, probably will give these 5 stars. I prefer histories of adventure where an idyll is an essential element of a history, but does not dominate EVERYTHING of a history (like this a ). They are also any one the defender of obsession in place of true emotional annex, for like this, mine 4 indication of star.
5 / 5
Ossia The beautiful and only novel full of fascinating detail, powerful iconography, and unforgettable characters. Ann Boelter is an amazing writer, and can not expect discover where A Property Huntress take me afterwards!
4 / 5
Had surprised felizmente with Chica! I am coming to be attached to some characters and there be enjoyed to read all some few turns of plot to see where a history would take them. Down waiting for a next book that is exited.
4 / 5
Has loved this book and could has not dipped down. Adapted me of the books of authors likes him Rebecca Brandywine behind a day. The majority of enjoyable!
5 / 5
This was the add read and could not dip a book down. I have fallen enamoured with some characters!
5 / 5
Has loved a book and could has not dipped down, can not expect for a prójimo a!
5 / 5
The action adds! Suspended adds! The conference adds! Characters add! A Solid Five Stars
5 / 5
the book Adds easy to add on partorisca the sequence of long term.
4 / 5
Has loved a history, could has not dipped down. Looking forward to a next book., to see where the girl sees with which
4 / 5
there is enjoyed this book a lot. I want to vikings and romance how was the combination adds . It has involved almost immediately and it has maintained my attention. I will look forward to to read a prójimo a.
4 / 5
Likes. The warrior does not give never ☝like this mabe will be them a one in a cabin.. This will build to bounce it long that . .
4 / 5
No my usual read, but now that I began it, can has not dipped down. It can not expect for a rest of a series.

Top Customer Reviews: God's Hammer: A ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 14 ratings
5 / 5
It liked that it contain of the good balance among fictitious real life descriptions of historical daily cry in brief with the touch of christiannity and Nordic mythology.
Can be overdosed thus type to reserve as be careful any to read like this of a same type like each book is doing an endeavour to spend knowledge of advances that is ignored to the majority of 21st century folks but this knowledge often overlaps and create repetitions. Memory alot of a saga A Circle of Ceridwen for Octavia Randolph which is much more descriptive and of the point of view of woman. They liked him some few differences but still happy has read that reservation the years averts.
5 / 5
One a lot paced Viking yarn. Lore of basic plot by means of out and is contrasted by Christianity of a time. A loss Hakon extracted to an end is particularly very written. It go to one beginning a prjimo in a series!
4 / 5
I have found cost a compraventa. I have read a lot of books in Vikings, and like more, this has some real characters, and is based loosely in some sagas. I have enjoyed a step and line of history, but forewarn that that can be predictable.
4 / 5
It is any surprise that this book is the bestseller right now. I chose it on why I am obsessed with Viking the histories now was and this looked like this intriguing likes any one. I have not been bad. I am exiting just finishing Bernard Cornwell ten series to reserve the month, as my levels have been dipped quite big. There is no known even a gender was for me.
Has been impacted when this entertained me like this a lot. A writing is phenomenal, with utmost iconography and the fast-paced storyline. It is written in the way that is not so only saying you some glorious adventure, in fact are taking on the glorious adventure has said. I know after the swimming in a history behind everything of of the this, but loves me know more.
A history of war, family, sacrifice, honour ... One this maintains your pumping of blood and your toes that on duty pages quickly. I can not expect undermine to a prjimo.
5 / 5
So much with a lot of historical fiction, in time, a suspension of disbelief is rattled for outdated terms and historical has launched. But some mark partorisca reserve on partorisca east with the tension of edifice and riveting history that does not leave never a boring reader or uncaring. Of an extreme to the another, some walks of reader with A main character in his street of destiny.
Have and will continue to recommend this book to all the readers of historical fiction and low fantasy.
5 / 5
A enjoyable read so that they prefer historical fiction. Looking forward to a next book in a series. Eric Schumacher is the smooth writer the one who maintains you going back paralizacin more,
4 / 5
I have enjoyed to read this book so much. Amado a flow of a history and all some characters. Highly recommend it. Looking forward to reading a rest of a series.
5 / 5
One a lot paced Viking yarn. Lore of basic plot by means of out and is contrasted by Christianity of a time. A loss Hakon extracted to an end is particularly very written. It go to one beginning a prójimo in a series!
4 / 5
Has found value a compraventa. I have read a lot of books in Vikings, and like more, this has some real characters, and is based loosely in some sagas. Have enjoyed a step and line of history, but forewarn that that can be predictable.
4 / 5
Is any surprise that this book is the bestseller right now. I chose it on reason am obsessed with Viking the histories now was and this looked like this intriguing likes any one. I have not been bad. I am exiting finalised just Bernard Cornwell ten series to reserve the month, as my levels have been dipped quite big. It has known no included a gender was for me.
Has been impacted when this entertained me like this a lot. A writing is phenomenal, with utmost iconography and the fast-paced storyline. It is written in the way that is not so only saying you some glorious adventure, in fact are taking on the glorious adventure has said. I know after the swimming in a history behind everything of of the this, but loves me know more.
A history of war, family, sacrifice, honour ... One this maintains your pumping of blood and your toes that on duty pages quickly. I can not expect undermine to a prójimo.
5 / 5
Like this with a lot of historical fiction, in time, a suspension of disbelief is rattled for outdated terms and historical has launched. But some mark to reserve on partorisca east with the tension of edifice and riveting history that does not leave never a boring reader or uncaring. Of an extreme to the another, some walks of reader with A main character in his street of destiny.
Have and will continue to recommend this book to all the readers of historical fiction and low fantasy.
5 / 5
A enjoyable read so that they prefer historical fiction. Looking forward to a next book in a series. Eric Schumacher is the smooth writer the one who maintains you going back paralización more,
5 / 5
there be enjoyed to read this book so much. Amado a flow of a history and all some characters. Highly recommend it. Looking forward to reading a rest of a series.
5 / 5
Really enjoyed this book. A good history, very written that movements to the long of amiably and the frames love a protagonist to have sucedido.

Top Customer Reviews: Children of Ash and ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 46 ratings
4 / 5
I displeased partorisca Swim. This book is very a lot of-researched and clearly writing. A spent, character, depth, breadth and the clarity of knowledge has transmitted here is so much the property like a undisturbed, pristine, and never-before-seen archaeologic finds.
5 / 5
Exceptionally A lot of Writing with a consolation one takes with years of experience. Like the lunch adds calm to leave you that it wants to more but in full
5 / 5
Achieves far besides populate Viking histories and uncovers of the amazing revelation with which another.
5 / 5
Like this always, the prize is the brilliant researcher and writer. An excellent resource!
4 / 5
A property for any one has interested to learn in a Viking Age, with still solid resources back on conclusions. A fascinating text in some lives and culture of a Nordic of this time.
4 / 5
One would imagine that, in the history of a Vikings, the chapter titled 'Cruz of Flange' could be roughly... That... Invading France? Raiding Ireland and Inghilterra, perhaps? But no, in this book is in the tentativas of an author to esportada Viking-Age queerness.'

Well, If ossia that it wants to read roughly, but really, give a rest of knots those who are not interested to save a Valkyries of a soyale looked' or that learns that 'ours has has preferred forms of allocution... It recognises and it authorises those who knots each which like prpers feels to be...' Some class to warn so that it does not squander our money.
5 / 5
THANKS TO Netgalley and Perseus Books, Basic Books for a eArc of this book for a sincere description. Have enjoyed this book so that I preordered the physical copy, which has arrived today.

There is enjoyed always Viking history, perhaps that bolt in a North East of Inghilterra where his influence is like this evident has something to do with that. I have found this informative book and insightful. Neil estimativa comprises diversity and inclusion in has thought causes way. Resupplying evidence of LGBTQ+ inner a Viking culture. A book defies a stereotypical creates of the that his vikings was and delves info to the equal that has changed some places where have travelled and has solved.

I really enjoyed some personal references of an archaeologic digs and the investigation by means of Neil Prices pursues that it has been interwoven to do to create this fascinating book.

This book will be delved to still investigation and like for years to come.
4 / 5
A terrible disappointment for a general reader, thinks. Clearly excellent stock exchange and potentially fascinating and comprehensible overview of a Vikings. But I found it muddled and repetitive to the point where has lost clue of a whole picture that some descriptions had directed me partorisca expect. It has required bad the sympathetic but the cruel editor was to achieve the readers he wide plus. It could look the hard reaction but he has been shared for two other readers those who are has imported historically.
4 / 5
Some Boys of Ash and Elm is the fascinating and comprehensible look in a Viking Age, really exploring that it was to be living in that then and place. There is do not crack horned or singing Valkyries here, and an author is quite (correctly) that pricks on one has sawed-option of a Viking myth for aim supremacists in timing more recent.

Has found a section on slavery and a place of thralls in society to be particularly that it interest like this I never really considered that appearance before when thinking of a Vikings.

Has downloaded also an Audible version of a book and found the to be very very read. A pronunciation of unfamiliar the Scandinavian words was excellently facts and the pleasant voice of a reader there is enhanced an experience for me.
5 / 5
Ossia One the majority of comprehensible history of a Vikings that there is not reading never. It covers all some zones of known Viking the activity and we gives a lot of new ideas to some lives of some people of Scandinavia and elsewhere during a time of a Vikings.
Neil Estimativas does not limit to a traditional start and when finalising date of a Viking Age and shows that has had no such dates in realities. Tip also, that a flu of a Vikings covered the enormous geographic zone of north Amsterdam in a west to Byzantium, and same points further, in an east. For attentively considering each direction in that has moved it and looking in some likely motivations for behind his expeditions and his build frecuenta on overtime to settlement and conquest, the prize of Professor resupplies the portrait detailed of his histories. These are has based any stock exchange spent only but also in an a lot of recent finds, new ways partorisca interpret them, and in some a lot a lot of discussions inner and outsides of academy.
Neil Estimativas does not neglect a fact that a lot a Viking the economy has is depended oh a human trade; taking, using and selling slaves of a lot of different regions. Ossia Often grieve mentioned in a lot of histories but is given his pertinent place in this book together with a violence, misery and affliction that this would have caused. Without the slave that takes and has forced the work there would have been no Viking Age. A lot some slaves and his descendants, wherever has come from/come from, was absorbed finally his respective section of Viking society. Of course, it has had a lot other contemporary societies, besides a Vikings, that also treated in of the slaves.
During the pages of a book a worldview of a Vikings and his faiths is always there in a fund. Again, an author is able to say a lot in a way that has thought and to the equal that has seen expect a lot of of his lives for critically considering some poems and literature and partorisca analyse iconography, machineries and some thoughts of a lot of scholars and another. A Vikings was active partorisca around three to four hundred years and the faiths will have varied of region the region and over time and is finally state substituted further of zones for Christianity, sometimes forcibly for Scandinavian king. Viking The society is not never static state and always developing and innovating.
With a skill of the storyteller, Prize of Professor ameno his subjects the life and I drives by means of his vast and complex history. Highly it recommends this book but appreciate concealed a lot by all the world will like, that somehow thinks that a Vikings was some class grupal ethnic pure for example (has not gone never), or that they are so only focussed in his viril image; they were many , much more that any of these portraits. The work of Neil estimativa is of entity and need partorisca be read. Too many People want to misrepresent history partorisca his own ends and sadly a Vikings can be used for those with his own agendas.
5 / 5
Ossia The heavy read in of the parts, mostly because of a place appoints concealed is unfamiliar, but also because of a sheer quantity of material has to that read (any critic, ossia the good book researched and writing ). Any withstanding a difficulty has had with some names of place, mainly reason has not been that to pronounce them and for this stumble in these words in my boss, like a way of author to write, which was otherwise easy and informative.

Has the vast quantity of information and a eclectic mixes. This comprises the really sad history in a death in the fire of some inhabitants of the longhouse, together with diverse has tilled animal and how is remained where has died, inside a structure ruined, sotterrato under the mound of earth whilst the life continued around a place for decades to a future.

Has received a copy to read anticipated of this book and decided to buy a hardback version how is something would like me inform the again in a future, although I any one read spent to cover again. I am pleased to find a full version has better illustrations and some photographs.
4 / 5
Another excellent work in a Vikings and his age.
A title is interesting, based in his description of them like this of the boys of Ash and Elm. An importance of this pairing of the forest is not immediately obvious the modern people. My ancestor have done with the forest and I have some idea of a relevance of ancient forest- types in of the terms of the uses and the deepest meanings of a forest-lore. There have it practical king concern which there have been the deepest resonances with a “alcohol in a forest” that a craftsman done with.

The ash is one for far better forest in some North forests to do launchings with, or in fact any weapon that requires the iron of forest, has a better combination of flexibility and force, to this day “the clash of an ash” is used in some ancient legends of one north to inform to a “war of spear”.
The elm is strong in the different fashion, a lot well for shields, and lighter that oak.
In this context a true meaning of a title is that a Vikings appointed to to his ancestor like “to spear-of forests and forest of shield” that calm say you to plot more context roughly those that elm “and simple ash”. It is not so only roughly his when being the friendly character, and house in a forest, is roughly his when be “been born to a street of warrior”.

Joy these books, but any one has to that underestimate so only that potentially terrible these people were in his investigation of revenge and occasion, included by some levels of his time. It had Had provocation for some Western Christians - no only to Bremen, but elsewhere in some flanges with a Frankish realm.

Was of confidence to the failure (as so only some warriors of societies any one gorings can be) has had the once personal data oath. A terrible enemy, but the brothers of shield add - as the Byzantine emperors have @@give. The suspect is almost impossible for modern people, those who do not have on grown in the “culture of warrior” to for real comprise them, but this book will help.
5 / 5
This book is a lot as well as it takes the holistic the approximation of the that was a Vikings - of the centuries have spent the Viking-Age, a reason, one which, a where, has based on archaeology and investigation of history.
There is remarked the pair of politically the correct passages but an author is free to express his point of view and he is not surprising that it considers that all bondadoso of narrow has imported the fantasies are common coin when looking in these fierce and likable Nordic people.
Likes one gives support of History and of Nordic culture I highly recommend this piece of reference.
4 / 5
Still wading By means of him. 60 or so much and like this far it went it mainly an archaeologic and social rambling description more than the history that builds in of the characters. There are some subjects and some ideas but is not obvious. Some looks of author to have the good knowledge of a @@@subject and probably would have a scholarly discussion with another academics but a rest of us has to that toil to maintain attention. Some tentativas to do in a LGBTQI the subject @of looks bit it pc and forced but is original in of the terms of books have read supposes. References to the elites also looks to be the bit of the nod to modern concepts of hierarchy. A book identifies that has had some form of hierarchy in Viking the society but am not a lot clear on to the equal that has done. It looks there will be bit it more in of the terms of identifiable characters and his actions in a later part of a book yes can last a course. He @In rodeo is informative king an archaeology and culture but the bit of the slog to take by means of and has to that do an endeavour to concentrate. But it concealed so only it can me be of course.
4 / 5
Fascinating And operates it detailed that explores a history of a Vikings. Like the ‘novice ‘' to Viking history, has found some of a detail the bit to overwhelm, but value persevering with. If you are already he Viking buff, then am sure this will fill a lot of empty in your already detailed knowledge.
5 / 5
Fantastically Writing, very researched, the joy to read. An idea of epic to the equal that to as Scandinavia, Europe and further developed and that has come far, in many respects, thanks to a Vikings. He also underlined for me that the humanity is but the thin paper.
5 / 5
Astonishingly very researched, with impressive detail, and, atmosphere. Whilst Debunking A lot of a fund of Hollywood of brawling and wenching(this in spite of any everything!) I still occasionally to the chairs likes them to them the stress my axe and shipping in the raucous the prejudices were with some boys! Too old for that felizmente. A beauty of this book is that it will appeal to an academic and general reader. Material adds!
5 / 5
A fascinating subject. I have wanted to enjoy a book but I have given up after the pocolos capitulate.
Has found has been written how was the university conference ; too much detail, that goes of @@@subject, and repeating he but with different words - a plus along some better.
4 / 5
Well writing and illustrated, populated with sagas, myths, runes and archaeologic finds. A Vikings looks a lot present: those ready people.
4 / 5
Adds read - I has read several histories of a vikings a year, mainly focussed in United Kingdom, but this book has combined width of geographic discharge with detail and was full of fascinating information.
4 / 5
Very along winded partorisca a half reader. I have taken roughly 1/4 by means of this book and could no partorisca spend me partorisca turn another page.
5 / 5
Brilliantly writing. I have bought my partner this that has read some descriptions and he there is not disappointed. It is like this fantastically and with the accuracy written in a unbiased way. Highly recommend.
5 / 5
Informative, in-depth and fascinating. A must has partorisca any that researches a Scandinavian culture during a Viking age.
4 / 5
An Excellent Book in ours Viking Ancestor , taking in a Nordic World & some illustrations are Splendid .
5 / 5
This book was the Present navideño partorisca my mother and has the place grieves down. It is very researched and detailed, while when being readable and accessible.
5 / 5
Excellent - very written and really accessible, with the depth of knowledge and investigation.
5 / 5
Awesome Reserves like this far am enjoying reading it when lame time
4 / 5
Amazing book , leaves any rock unturned in report to his faiths and of the lifestyles
5 / 5
Absolutely first pair adds chapters. It has sucedido in a mission partorisca portray Vikings as it has seen more than as the observers the late plus sees him, which was a basic premise .

Then, 'as the observers the late plus sees him tugs in this in spite of. We are partorisca cause with points of view roughly fluidity of gender and partorisci of same sex. In the Viking book. They are Vikings in a 800-1000 period of AD. Any known like the tolerant weaves.

Also quite anti-Christian, maintaining up with a current fashion in academy. A transformation for Christianity is aimed enough like the plague in the pristine culture. Any @@subject that some rape of pagan funerals of the band involved for elders of daughters of human and adolescent sacrifice. The Christianity was somehow worse.

And spear in of the random conclusions without references. As 'in Scozia and a Isles, a transition to the mediaeval economy really would owe that be situated a thirteenth late century, mainly in some earths of transmissions in an industry partorisca fish and the serious turn to the deep-waters he taking.' (p. 497 Hard joined) Really? Or it has gone some Ovnis ?

In general the good but the better endeavour yes would maintain the historical accuracy with less guessing and pontification.
4 / 5
Has has struggled always find the good book in a Vikings. They are neither too directed in a raiding and pillaging partorisca explain the one who a Vikings his day to the life of day was, or way too dense and complex to read with casts of names and date that will not agree never.

These chairs of book charge in the very balanced way. Everything writes is easy and fun partorisca read, sometimes the books of history can be the tug, but this maintained constantly distracts it whilst learning new things. After finalising it, the chair had learnt so only roughly so to the equal that has to that learn in a Vikings.

Spent the wide row of subjects and a lot especially the must partorisca all the books of history have read, is as it has lived and is gone in day of things to the day. This rids the work adds is and chair partorisca comprise his external way of life of a raiding and pillaging really helps partorisca see a Vikings like this like this more than some villains of a prompt mediaeval period.

Highly would recommend this book partorisca any with an interest in a Vikings. It is the place adds partorisca begin and is probably one of an easy plus partorisca read the books of history have read before.
5 / 5
Partorisca Be perfectly sincere, chair that a blurbs entirely misrepresent a book to a half reader. To the Words the 'as thrilling', 'lyrical', and 'delights' at least to my alcohol has painted the picture of the history that is immensely readable - unputdownable same. But this is not concealed. (And yes I know that blurbs is meant to hype a book - but these give it the different air entirely.)

Think these falls of book among two stools - wants to be detailed and in-depth, this in spite of wants to be popular and involving. They are no odder the reading in ancient history and his complexities. It was really that looks forward to this so that the good overview to a subject, but found me taking lost in a detail on and on again.

As his falling among two stools - I has any expertise in a field at all so that it can not comment in his academic courage with any knowledge, but looks partorisca be massively comprehensible. If ossia that is looking for - then ossia well. As to another stool to populate and involving, the chair are abler that speak to this. There are parts of him that certainly attack this note, but then the turns have weighed again. If you are looking for the fast paced, attentive, but easy bed in a Viking was - this book is not the. It does not take Me bad: there is real has lived patches in these - part that grabbed me and fascinated me - but felt weaves to have to read to take to them. Perhaps that is to require is trimmed down 'Idiot' drive' :-) this rids more partorisca a general reader that a specialist. And I think that that an author would be very able of the do.

Mina another critical commentary in a book was a seemingly anachronistic insertion of sexuality and subjects of gender. Anything could do in these subjects, has looked the little forced in this context.
5 / 5
An excellent, illuminating historical studio; coverages of Prizes of Neil almost like this territory like his subjects in these prójimos-comprehensible and the common taking.
Is the quite academic book , but averts long chapters, is not (in my opinion in all the chance) dry or dense is way – in fact drops of Prizes in an odd humorous commentary in that is, in a whole, the pleasantly readable narrative.
Some tentativas of author partorisca take an interior of reader a Viking alcohol, that explains the one who these people were, that has believed, his culture and his motivations; it does not resist behind describing an often violent character of his raids and a fact that a lot an economy of Viking the society has been based on slavery.
A sheer stairs of his organisation – that the builds bounce and supply, a piratical character of his lifestyle and a wide diaspora of Vikings that comprises an East cost of Amsterdam to Byzantium, some Russian steppes and to Asia - is explored and has developed.
The majority of knots is probably conscious of a Vikings in report to his activities in Big Bretagna, but these people really took around – commercial, solving, raiding and returning to his native earths finally that change his own society and cultural systems with a material wealth and the knowledge achieved in these travesías in a course of a Viking age.
I thoroughly there is enjoyed this book and found the quite involving – and a lot informative.
4 / 5
Has chosen this on thinking it could read resembled Neil Gaiman is 'Nordic Mythology'. This book is quite light but a lot informative.
A two could not be more different.
This of seats rids to belong more in the university or university library like the textbook more than something so only would choose up in the whim.
One investigation and level partorisca detail the place to a book is impressive, but after the short period partorisca read, found me skipping by means of and skim reading. Then I have prendido so only.
Cela Is not partorisca say that this book is bad, far of him. So only be conscious of a type of reservation is buying!
5 / 5
Do the page 4 first of an author has required to the virtue signals his anti-racist, anti-points of nazi views. It could very so only write a book of History without pandering to this crowd. A rest of a book was quite dull and any as a title alleges partorisca be, how is mostly the history of SOME of a vikings.
5 / 5
Some sounds of title like the properly appointed book. The book of Neil estimativa is a-sided. It concentrates on Svezia, of then is the Swede. A accomplishments and the disasters have created of a Danes and the Norwegians were different mainly based in his geography. The history is of significant character in context.
Are lucky to having read more than a reservation in a Vikings. Of a start has declared this text is different outside. His emphasis was archaeology , society, and economy. Cela Heads to his descriptions of innumerable funeral mounds in Svezia. It does not mention never like one he Vikings built some ships, and that Norvegia there has been trees concretise partorisca build some ships several over time. He 'the drop appoints' of a the very small character, but explains some character in national historical context. That if this book is one is first book! It plunders of the diadems in an East are insignificant. He almost swimming said of voluminous money that some victims have paid to a raiders partorisca convince them partorisca leave. When they Could any one, France gave him earth in 'Normandy.' A page mentions coverages of arms, armour, necklaces, A page in of the beds, boots, discharge, cats, cosmetics, combs, goes he of powder, oats, socks, hangs it wall, time. That roughly dirhams, coinage, glass that is at all an indication.

More disturbing is his use partorisca repeat the words the 'as possible', soyaybe', 'apparently', 'although hard to try', 'otherwise almost swimming', 'in a supposition', 'as any', 'In of the general terms that speaks has little reason partorisca doubt', 'is not exaggeration'. It could go in. This is not history.
In a 15th understand in ilver , Slaves, Silk', so only on 4 pages of an end of the his 44 understand of page, finds of the money of word (and coins). Two of an end has read a word ilk' in context. The one who has appointed this chapter? It would owe that have ...
Has learnt two volcanos have created the alimentary crisis and destabilized and the society has interrupted by all the world. With small sun, calms the harvests could not grow, the trees have died, the survivors have looked for alimentary and results in the migration of mass and geographic vacuums of society. A group has pressed another. As I am resulted a Vikings, has taken goodness and of social weakness.
Appreciates estimativa of the gentleman has explained pronunciation of Old Nordic paper and a futhark Runes alphabet together with geographic maps.
Am not sure will read some last three chapters on monarchy ( concealed has to that comprise names) , fire, the vines finalise an end.
Of an age. I toss this reserves as certainly it is not the definite history.
5 / 5
This book could have been like this better. An author could any on his alcohol that the audience has directed. The parts were writings obviously partorisca other scholars. Some sections have had a stale flavour of the conference of boring room, while another extremely has interested sections and informative. A final chapter has aimed that an author could add a simple human touch, but the fault of a lot of a book. Some maps in a start of a book, while it interests, is like this small like partorisca be almost unreadable.

Would classify this like this more than the textbook that the good bed. There are better books and more interesting in a Vikings.
5 / 5
One surround end of some last thirty years of investigation. A lot well in Nazi and Aim supremacist abuse of old Scandinavian material. No your first book in Vikings, too technical but yes has been that follows a @@subject for the moment and have the decent fund, to good sure the take. An author the good work partorisca distinguish among culture of pop and that really know. Ossia Something of the pagan is useful to explain a strangeness of Viking faiths. It presents a reader the Old Nordic literature and enthusiastically promotes to read the. The desire there has been link to some translations, decent some are available on-line, and is fundamental to comprise one tema.un the book would owe that be the bedrock to learn in this only culture. Calm certainly ideas of profit the Tolkien world-wide, some originals of one a lot Viking shows of television, and a recognition of some roots of Anglo-American culture. A bibliography is the property for readings more thorough.
4 / 5
Ossia The good bed for those of you the one who loves to learn more in a Vikings and his time of the current archaeologic point-of-view.

The measures scienziathe are taking more precise and nuanced all a time. The genetic traces can identify ethnicities and genders of the long dead people (A bit those that have surprised here), and radiocarbon the isotopes can say you where the person is born and domestic, where has lived like an adult, and of course already know (habeas corpus) where has died.

We also have relatively of the new ideas on some effects of natural insurances catastrophies in of the subjects to the equal that changes of climate - is has believed now that the series of unusually big volcanic eruptions that has arrived a 6th century A.D. In southeastern Asia can have kicked on quite a lot of powder around a planet to cause a climate to cool precipitously paralizaciones until eighty years - a chance that has caused apparently the data of big stairs out of a Scandinavian population because of agricultural collapse, and that it was a motivating engine for behind a ‘Period of Migration', when the north villages have been to the sud that clash to a Roman flange to survive a cold-want to induced.

An author also has some cautionary note roughly the one who our north friends were really likes. One of mine favourite was:

‘When one looks more after, a real power,and a half of the product, can take unexpected forms. He a bit years, the prominent historian despaired of a constant house in a Vikings like maritime warriors, and instead stressed a fact that the majority of a house of Scandinavian population remained in an earth and not having never does a lot of harm to any one. A time of a Vikings, has alleged, was really ‘the Golden age of a farmer of pig.' It has Had the point, although it has taken an animal injustice : A Scandinavian landscape of a late Viking the period was the world of sheep.' (To do ship' sails and warm dresses)

Also, all hideous that an Arab traveller Ibn Fadlan has described regarding this band of Russian Volga Vikings has on fulfilled with has been aimed archeologically to be quite true.

The inferior line is, Tolkien the histories are in Vikings and his religion a way would owe that it has been, no a way in fact was.

PS. An author (Neil estimativa) is one involving and informative speaker, and has conferences in this @@@subject easily available in Calm-tube.
4 / 5
Like an archaeologist, the prize concentrates in anthropology and material evidence, offering almost any narrative in his treatment of a Viking culture and experience. If a reader expects this, a book is a engrossing and fascinating read, the still written academician for the popular audience.

Some people those who am resulted a Vikings was Germanic in a far north, the one who had had some contact with Imperio Romano, a collapse duquel has been accompanied for severe climatological disruption. This cold period eviscerated alimentary production and wins long spent, killing one estimated 50 of a population. Those that have survived represented a culture of warrior, which was existed beside a peasant economy in the smallest numbers a lot of previously to a crisis. Some centuries before a Vikings explosion to a scene, some the Scandinavian tribes have mediated in a widespread commercial coverage, of here was familiarised with one of is like this like this some inhabitants of Big Bretagna. With loosely alike cultures, has lived in of the small groupings that looked the primitive city-states without centrical power.

According to Prize, his piratical the activities in a west have begun with to raid (in June 793) in the rich and unprotected monastery, Lindisfarne. A profit of of the this was like this immense that has has attracted warriors to piracy like an economic task. A moment it was fortuitous because of the transmission in a law of scrolling of property, which had left the enormous percentage of disenfranchised young men; in the shot, has found the way to do his fortune and state of property of the claim that would leave him to marry. An alone raid could dip you on for life – looked an easier way to do the living that it operates peasant or commercial.

A Viking the phenomenon is been born. As they have organised to the main groups, sure enough resultant invading the armies that looks for plant more docile to live that Scandinavia, has extended was the vast zones, that conquers big portions that would result it Big Bretagna, France, Sicily, and apparently included Ucraina. Also they have colonised Islanda, Greenland, and included lived in north Amsterdam for until 100 years. It is the remarkable history .

A book is organised in an academic fashion. It begins with an exploitation of a cosmological worldview of a Vikings – has had tragic view that his empire would die with his Of the in an apocalyptic battle – and taking heavy to the that his archaeologic rests develop for a prime minister 1/3 of a book. This can be the dry bed for some, but for the enthusiasts of history is chock full of substance and essential. A last third of him is on some economic and political impacts that a Vikings has had in a world. I found it a bit feebler that a rest of a book, but there was enough to take me to look for was more info elsewhere.

Has recommended. Ossia The solid treatment for the serious academician the one who transmits his amour of a subject.
5 / 5
Probably more than really of the desire has known in a Vikings. Ossia The deep dive to a weeds to mix on liking quota cliches so much can. A result of the enormous stock exchange that comprises the calm recent findings can any gone bad has the deep interest in this material. Any marvel a whole world has dreaded a Vikings. So much of his dress of reality and his place in him is ignored but he staggering the quantity is known of his vast and complex mythology. I am attacked repeatedly for a feeling of otherness, little related to some the dominant European cultures was where the similarities exist. Full of violence and horror, ossia still the book can not dip down. There is like this information that is new mine, for chance a discharge of the slavery and the slave that raids of trade. Had at all romantic in these people. Hollywood here there is also does like this harm to historian comprising. The reading adds here for those with stomachs and of the strong alcohols.
5 / 5
Very written, very researched, the fascinating pay attention class of bed. It has thought that it has had the working knowledge of these people, tribes, the culture and the history but this reserve really fleshed quell'has been. I found it the a lot of enjoyable read that explosion some of some bubbles, fill in the plot of some spaces that surrounds his history.

No an easy bed, but well value a time and endeavour
4 / 5
you, taste, has read of books older a lot of in a Viking Age and avert dissatisfaction with a proffered hypothesis on reason a Vikings exploded out of Scandinavia, then this book is for you. The fund of Prize of professor of a political complex, economic, and social processes that favours a Vikings to develop both East and West, and his description of some impacts of some resultant conflicts, conquests, and frames of diaspora for the explanation to oblige that has spent. The history of dr. The prize is strengthened for his expert blending partorisca differ sources of evidence (archaeologic, writing, etc.).

With this said, another reviewers' critical of Prizes' musings in a Vikings and LGBTQ the lifestyles are valid. The prize is looking tentativa to do a Vikings (and perhaps his house of own career?) Acceptable to 'has despertador' the academy is some embarrassing and lame waste of page... With which page... With which page... As he drones on in gushing terms in a possibility that some Vikings was 'browser' sexual. It looks he likes tries to do up for a lack of any evidence to sustain to sacrifice more words to a subject.

Oh Well. You can easily skip or skim read a queer-themed part, and enjoy a rest of a book, which is evidence -backed, comprehensible, coherent and informative.
4 / 5
Excellent! A better history of an age that has like this remote bed.
4 / 5
An useful studio that achieves so much some have established conclusions records and new of analysis further of recent archaeologic discoveries. One first half of a book is the cultural/social analysis of a pre-Viking and Viking context (those looks to create to plot of a controversy in some commentaries). A lot, an author admits, is speculative die a still limited record and is transparent in registering where an evidence is incomplete.
A second half of a book covers a more traditional history of Viking exploitation and diaspora, both around a North Sea, by means of Russia and by means of a North Sea. Included this part of a book incorporates findings more recent.
5 / 5
Is interested in Viking society and history, ossia a precise only book has read. Sweeping and engagingly writing, gives equal time to some attainments of a Vikings together with the clear eyed view of a centrical function touched for enshrining violence and enslaving his captives like the component key of his economy. The author was the consultor to a Vikings show of TV.
5 / 5
Good book, a lot of detail in a history and archaeology, the a lot of read, and enjoyed it everything, that comprises an idea to some tools and use of archaeologists of the methods to imagine this material out of these days. An author is the expert of world-wide class in a subject, and his amour of a Vikings is contagious, but when being the modern academician, has to take at intervals to lament his violence and treatment of women (Really? Those who has known?) And speculate roughly to the equal that has built his ideas of gender (which would have baffled undoubtedly Erik Bloodaxe in brief before it snapped a canal of slave to plant). Good book this in spite of.