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Vikings
 
 
 
Timeline:
 
 
Goths
 
Angles, Jutes
 
Norse
 
Normans
 
Crusaders  
 
 
 
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Norse Timeline
 
 
 
 
 
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Vikings

 

 

 

Norse Cosmology

A Norseman's conception of a three-tier system of earth, heaven and hell

Source: The Norse Myths by Kevin Crossley-Holland (1988) ( http://www.germanicmythology.com/original/cosmology3.html )

 

Norse Gods

norse mythology family tree

Chart of the Norse Gods  (Source: Severino R)

Dates

 

The Norse Gods

Discussion on the weekly BBC radio programme In Our Time hosted by Melvyn Bragg

With Carolyne Larrington, Heather O’Donoghue and John Hines

11 March 2004

BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p004y243

or

You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o6feKGQX5bo

 

 

Odin

 

 

Thor

 

Thor

Episode 10 of the documentary series Clash of the Gods

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rvarTmoDKms

 

 

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Runestones in Denmark

 

 

 

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Viking longship

 

Vikings Journey to New Worlds

Documentary

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fkxvy7Gcd-c

 

Vikings, Fury from the North

Episode from the documentary series History's Mysteries

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IAF8Ai7WUss

or

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mRC2R7wxQkw

 

Viking Voyage

2008 BBC documentary on the TimeWatch programme (1:28:50)

A Viking longship replica goes on a sailing voyage from Rosskilde in Demark to Dublin in Ireland

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q8jhnrNHk3g

 

The Vikings

Episode 3 of 3 of the 2014 dcumentary series Greeks, Romans, Vikings - The Founders of Europe

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGpQdDxfWX0

 

 

Viking routes 700s - 1000s

 

Viking settlements from Greenland to the Caspian

 

 

Viking voyages

 

The Vikings

Episode from the documentary series Barbarians

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J0pSpIzIqpk

 

 

 

The Vikings

 

1994 documentary

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2kIoa3k_wac  (47:47)

 

or

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lcoxk7fKv6A  (47:47)

 

 

 

Vikings!

 

Desmistifying the Legendary Raiders of the North

 

Conversation with Anders Winroth

 

@YaleLive

 

Yale University (2013)

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vKLfSFHYuIY

 

 

 

The Vikings

 

History Channel documentary

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mkib3lYA2s 

 

 

 

The Vikings

 

Episode from the documentary series Ancient Warriors

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prjEdv-4w5A

 

 

 

The Vikings

 

Lecture by Ryan M. Reeves

 

Uploaded 2014

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5aGZRZgsq_4

 

 

THE VIKINGS  

Who Were They?

Documentary

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrNyYjPdAOU

 

The Vikings

Documentary

Three-part documentary with Neil Oliver

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IsX7i5BCHso

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q4oKyoiT0_M

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ydtLZfQrbo

 

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Hedeby

A big important Viking settlemtn on the southern edge of the Jutland Peninsula from the 700s to 1066

The village is called Hedeby in Danish and Haithabu in German

German-Swedish Viking Story

DW (2013)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCQiUMyTAoQ

 

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Vikings in Iceland

 

The Viking Sagas

2011 BBC documentary with Janina Ramirez (56:54)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=taVsvYWp1UU

 

Vikings 

Eric the Red, Leif Ericson and North America 

(4 clips)

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bwKNdt8sJ38&feature=relmfu

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W53keOCIQRM&feature=relmfu

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxxWkNHuCkY&feature=relmfu

4. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mh57njsvw5Q&feature=relmfu

 

Leif Ericson

Documentary (42:28)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HWfE8Z5AgGE

 

 

Vikings in Greenland

Early Viking settlements in Greenland

 

Viking homes in Greenland

 

 

Lost Vikings

2000 documentary from the Secrets of the Dead series

On the uncertain fate of a Norwegian Viking colony in Greenland

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xb95CWvo3z0&feature=relmfu

 

 

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Vikings in North America

 

Vinland

Where was Vinland?

 

Canadian film documentary about the Viking site at L'Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z4v9x2HYxcc&feature=relmfu

 

The Viking Map Deception

NOVA documentary about a notorious 1950s forgery

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FW7NAE1pOO8  

 

 

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Vikings in Russia

 

Graphic: Ukraine Map (Rich Clabaugh/Staff)

Vikings in Russia, Byzantium

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4_r-IySNKM

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6T9zVFhxkE&feature=relmfu

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C06pP0rCvMs&feature=relmfu

 

Varangian Rus

 

Documentary

 

The Rus   -   Vikings from Sweden   -   settle in Kiev, marry Slavs, trade with Constantinople and adopt the Orthodox Christian Church of Byzantium 

 

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4_r-IySNKM

 

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6T9zVFhxkE&feature=relmfu

 

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C06pP0rCvMs&feature=relmfu

 

 

Viking exploration and settlement

 

 

 

History of the Russian Empire

 

Land of the Tsars

 

Part 1 of 4-part 2003 documentary series

 

 

Rurik (statue in Novgorod)

 

 

(5 clips)

 

Part 1 (from the Vikings to Ivan the Terrible)

  

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9r_WXKto268&feature=related

 

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=haXaD6kuPSU&feature=relmfu

 

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_MLYEQEkFI&feature=relmfu

 

4. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LuyHoh2XSrs&feature=relmfu

 

5. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LuyHoh2XSrs&feature=relmfu

 

 

 

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Vikings in the British Isles

pic

The sack of the monastery at Lindisfarne by the Vikings in 793

 

Norsemen divide Britain with the Saxon inhabitants 

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King Alfred of Wessex saved Saxon England by defeating the Danish Viking invaders at the Battle of Edington in 878 and making a deal with them to divide the country in two, giving all of eastern England to the Vikings. The Saxons kept the west. The Viking leader accepted Christianity and became Alfred's godson.

 

 

 

In Search of Alfred the Great

 

1980 documentary film with Michael Wood

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7AbHq1MuI4o

 

Or in 6 clips:

 

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsOLu_lvHUQ

 

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lDLASQE4iY&feature=relmfu

 

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QW-JcuWHNNg&feature=relmfu

 

4. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hc7DnEHvGU8&feature=relmfu

 

5. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QW-JcuWHNNg&feature=relmfu

 

6. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Tnsv_5O5RQ&feature=relmfu

 

 

Alfred and the Battle of Edington

 

Discussion on the weekly BBC radio programme In Our Time hosted by Melvyn Bragg

 

With guests Richard Gameson, Sarah Foot and John Hines

 

7 April 2005

 

BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p003k9gm  

 

or

 

You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Wx1jQMKApk

 

 

 

The Vikings

 

Episode from the documentary series Lost Worlds

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m_vVUK-gick&feature=related

 

 

 

Vikings

 

Journeys to New Worlds

 

Documentary series 

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSUuJ05BxuE

 

Or in 4 clips:

 

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bwKNdt8sJ38&feature=related

 

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W53keOCIQRM&feature=related

 

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxxWkNHuCkY&feature=fvwrel

 

4. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mh57njsvw5Q&feature=fvwrel

 

 

 

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The Conversion of Scandanavia

 

Anders Winroth discusses his book The Conversion of Scandanavia: Vikings, Merchants, and Missionaries in the Remaking of Northern Europe (ca. 1000)

 

The MacMillan Report with Marilyn Wilkes at Yale University

 

Uploaded 2013

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNiPz0xHzdM

 

 

And the Norse Gods

 

 

 

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Blood of the Vikings

 

Five-part 2001 BBC documentary series with Julian Richards presents Viking invasions of British Isles from the raid of Lindisfarne in 793 to the Norman Conquest in 1066

 

1. First Bood   

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0O5KkDZD4HE

 

2. Invasion  

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_VrDiQCUzc8

 

3. The Sea Road 

 

(Viking settlement in the British Isles) 

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VFsnUdJukL0

  

4. Rulers (Knut/Canute the Great)

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l2tU4BiW9kk

 

For all first four parts in one:

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9C9c_dEhzbE

 

5. Last of the Vikings

 

Documentary about Harold Hardrada (Harold the Tyrant), King of Norway, the Battle of Stamford Bridge and the Battle of Hastings

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nZRPwnWYatw

 

 

 

 

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The Vikings

1958 Hollywood movie (1 hr. 51 min.)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFes1Rl2l0Q

 

Viking Art

Episode from the 2014 documenary seiees The Culture Show

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sORSKJuWquA

 

The Art of the Vikings

Episode from BBC documentary series Secret Knowledge with Janina Ramirez (2013)

Ends at the 28-minute mark

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNK0fpSN-Ds

 

Secrets of the Viking Sword

2012 documetary film

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nXbLyVpWsVM

 

 

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Statues of King Knut/Canute, left, and King Edward ("the Confessor"), right, on a cathedral in Staffordshire

 

 

Rulers 

 

Episode 4 of Blood of the Vikings

 

2001 documentary series with Julian Richards

 

Viking invasions of the British Isles from the Battle of Maldon in 991 to Knut/Canute the  Great to the Norman Conquest in 1066 

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MGht0HNofzM&feature=related 

 

 

 

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1066 - The Battle For Middle Earth

Documentary

(in 2 clips)

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PnC6l6_TaMA

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NPnCt0IktfQ

 

 

 

The Norman Conquest

 

 

 

 

Two invasions of England in 1066, both by Vikings

 

King Edward of England ("The Confessor"), a Saxon, dies, January 1066;

 

Harold Godwinson, a Saxon, becomes King Harold II of England;

 

 

First Invasion

 

Vikings under King Harold Hardrada of Norway invade England 

 

Viking victory at the Battle of Fulford, September 20, 1066

 

Vikings defeated by King Harold of England at Stamford Bridge, September 25, 1066

 

 

 

Last of the Vikings

 

Documentary about Harold Hardrada; part five of the five-part series Blood of the Vikings

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WrA6SB4yq4c&feature=related

 

 

Battle of Stamford Bridge

 

 

Discussion on BBC Radio's In Our Time with Melvyn Bragg

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/series/ioth#playepisode2

 

 

 

Second Invasion

 

 

 

 

Normans

 

French (or Latin) Vikings under William, Duke of Normandy, invade England from the south

 

Norman victory over the Saxons in England at the Battle of Hastings on October 13, 1066

 

William of Normany becomes King of England

 

 

William the Conqueror and the Norman Conquest

 

Statue of William the Conqueror, Falaise, Normandy - birthplace of William

 

   Silver coin with William

 

 

Duke William II of Normandy invades England and the Battle of Hastings, October 14, 1066

 

 Battle of Hastings

 

 

The Normans

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Su95GWkYHZQ

 

 

The Normans

 

Three-part 2010 BBC ocumentary with Robert Bartlet

 

Episode. 1. Men from the North

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7SX3ulV_tk

 

 

For episodes 2 and 3, see below

 

 

King William I "The Conqueror"

(1028-1087)

 

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gItfGVaRnZo

 

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VV1ujajcPa0&feature=related

 

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UrXAVYEy-fs&feature=related

 

 

In Search of William the Conqueror

 

Documentary with Michael Wood

 

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMsxnBj2wZY

 

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qeqPbw5vyk&feature=related

 

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOY3AKmqfYg&feature=related

 

4. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iYdf6bcIlSE&feature=related

 

5. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yvH7K6DVKoY&feature=related

 

 

William the Conqueror

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rHkJ0sKrzN0&feature=related

 

 

 

Battle of Hastings

 

Documentary (1994)

 

 

 

 

 

Hastings 1066

 

Tapestry of a Battle

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XxQ8UrGebrw&feature=related

  

 

Battle of Hastings

 

Documentary with Dan and Peter Snow

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u_rAXH09qRY

 

 

Bayeux Tapestry

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8OPQ_28mdo

 

 

   Bayeux Tapestry

 

 

 

 

Harold Godwinson, Last Saxon King of England

 

 

 

King Harold

 

Documentary from the Fact or Fiction series with Tony Robinson (BBC)

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RWVopr0V2OM

 

 

Death of King Harold Godwinson by an arrow to the eye at the battle of Hastings, Bayeux Tapestry 

 

 

 

The Battle for Middle Earth

 

Documentary about the Viking invasions of 1066

 

The story of a Saxon village in 1066

 

(2 parts)

 

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PnC6l6_TaMA&feature=related 

 

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NPnCt0IktfQ&feature=relmfu

 

 

A History of Britain - Conquest

 

Documentary with Simon Schama

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wRaMAIq5xRY&feature=relmfu

 

 

Dominions of William the Conqueror circa 1087

 

 

Conquest

 

Episode 2 of three-part 2010 BBC documentary The Normans with Robert Bartlet

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aZ0Ny0jTiGc

 

Or in 4 clips

 

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AwKTc6h4Cb4&feature=relmfu

 

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQAaV5_GvxI&feature=relmfu

 

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IqbkM5Rnle8&feature=relmfu

 

4. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=brq4OKkisPY&feature=relmfu

 

 

 

 

What was the Domesday Book actually for?

 

Excerpt from The Normans (BBC)

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vWPwnvYyAhc

 

 

 

The Domesday Book (1086)

 

Discussion on the weekly BBC radio program In Our Time hosted by Melvyn Bragg, April 17, 2014

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b040llvb

 

 

Domesday Book & Death of William the Conqueror

 

Horrible Histories

 

Measly Middle Ages

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUuUbgHrxQ8

 

 

 

 

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The Adventure of English

 

8-part 2003 documentary presented by Melvyn Bragg

 

Part 2. English Goes Underground

 

On the influence of Norman French (Old French) (Language of the Latinized Vikings of Northern France) on England

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bxRP2pkNBXU

 

 

  

The Normans

 

Episode # 1 of 6 of the British documentary series Kings and Queens of England

 

- William the Conqueror and the Norman Conquest (1066)

- Henry II and Becket

- Richard the Lionheart and the Crusades

- KIng John and the Magna Carta (1215)

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PfoYkgoBZQ

 

For the entire series (all six episodes) on one clip, see:

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xlhItimrgWo

 

 

 

Becket

 

1964 movie with Richard Burton as Becket and Peter O'Toole as Henry II adapted from the play by Jean Anouilh (2:28:19)

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XM6nWIcevOE

 

 

 

Norman Conquest of the Southern Italy and Sicily

 

 

 

 

The Normans of the South

 

Episode 3 of the three-part 2010 BBC documentary series The Normans with Robert Bartlet 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SSnXsYdJ9uo

 

Or in 3 clips

 

1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MRZQmwRuuXo

 

2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IvycEqq2PW4&feature=relmfu 

 

3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2L_liFeM5Io&feature=relmfu

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
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The Vikings and a Turbulent Anglo-Scandanavian World
 
Lecture by Christina von Nolcken at the University of Chicago on 22 October 2011
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Lectures about the Vikings
 
 

 
 
 

The Vikings

A course of 36 half-hour lectures on the Vikings by Kenneth Harl recorded by the Teaching Company (Great Courses)

About the course:

http://www.thegreatcourses.com/tgc/courses/course_detail.aspx?cid=3910

or

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FGgckwxrRso

 

This course appears from time to time on You Tube; its was recently available as follows but has since been removed:

 

 

1. The Vikings in Medieval History

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G9cp24ymIwU 

 

2. Land and People of Medieval Scandinavia

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uoELwMUa4GU

 

3. Scandinavian Society in the Bronze Age

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WyoUoO08r6s

 

4. Scandinavia in the Celtic and Roman Ages

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FeMDBIQPpgU

 

5. The Age of Migrations

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WAtH_TT207U

 

6. The Norse Gods

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pss08OPqRZI

 

7. Runes, Poetry and Visual Arts

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=El4FWxMkJBQ

 

8. Legendary Kings and Heroes

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQCEPbdOVi0

 

9. A Revolution in Shipbuilding

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VM2btZCYIbE

 

10. Warfare and Society in the Viking Age

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MCQkACb-kyM

 

11. Merchants and Commerce in the Viking Age

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrrK6SZBxxk

 

12. Christendom on the Eve of the Viking Age

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTGWeOaF_-0

 

13. Viking Raids on the Carolingian Empire

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ar68pGkj-Q

 

14. The Duchy of Normandy

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hC9ryNmTkaQ

  

15. Viking Assault on England

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFUUXCPEkZo

 

16. The Danelaw 

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H-4rXFNjkPk

 

17. Viking Assault on Ireland

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcnnitBrulk

 

18. Norse Kings of Dublin and Ireland

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7tVO554iwY

 

19. The Settlement of Iceland

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VM2btZCYIbE

 

20. Iceland-A Frontier Republic

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_p3L72kry78

 

21. Skaldic Poetry and Sagas

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JL9v__oEj7Q

 

22. Western Voyages to Greenland and Vinland

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cxKXSk89Vf4

 

23. Swedes in the Baltic Sea and Russia

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_ZYDecKEgE

 

24. The Road to Byzantium

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nCr-IjlKF_g

 

25. From Varangians into Russians

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLOLw_X-Idk 

 

26. Transformation of Scandinavian Society

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikuoH3UsDTA

 

27. St. Anskar and the First Christian Missions

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4HrfV_8DTIw

 

28. Formation of the Kingdom of Denmark

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sp_6tVb3FfE

 

29. Knut/Cnut the Great (Knut/Cnut the Old)

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4D_K3ta8nI

 

30. Collapse of Knut's Empire

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AVYnRoIXvCI

 

31. Jarls and Sea Kings of Norway

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9VVUyhF-bwY

 

32. St. Olaf of Norway

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ID_QQSnjks

 

33. Kings of the Swedes and Goths

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsFoxkYNMcY

 

34. Christianization and Economic Change

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=73mrbreq_hU

 

35. From Vikings to Crusaders

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u6aicWVe5Sk

 

36. The Viking Legacy

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EVjVMnH-KcU

 

Each lecture is available on You Tube in three clips, as follows:

 

Lecture # 1.

The Vikings in Medieval History  

Part 1.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lvDOeasrJaQ

Part 2.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EmILQ8JSD7k

Part 3.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQWHCMPCKPw

Lecture # 2.

Land and People of Medieval Scandinavia

Part 1.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lCFXr2vM80

Part 2.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Bb62dHqQzw

Part 3.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Bb62dHqQzw 

 

Continue to Lecture 36

 

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Three lectures by Neil Price

Cornell U., September 2012

1. The Children of Ash:

Cosmology and the Viking Universe

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJZBqmGLHQ8

 

2. Life and Afterlife:

Dealing with the Dead in the Viking Age

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uu2gN8n15_A 

 

3. The Shape of the Soul:

The Viking Mind and the Individual

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Db9sG1PSsQ 

 

 




























 
 
 
 
 
 
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