Guts & glory: the Vikings

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History comes alive for kids like no textbook can in this epic account of World War II that's perfect for history buffs and reluctant readers! Contains awesome illustrations!From massive aerial battles that clouded the skies with planes to deathly secret operations deep behind enemy lines, the events of World War II are some of the most awe-inspiring of all time. Discover legendary commanders, tremendous fights, elite soldiers, and courageous individuals whose deeds truly made the difference in this jaw-dropping guide to the biggest war the world has ever seen.History buff and popular blogger Ben Thompson's extensive research and irresistible storytelling put readers right in the middle of the action in this unforgettable installment in the Guts & Glory series!
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auth_author2 Butzer, C. M.,, Collyer, Will,, Wolf, Matthew, 1972-
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display_description From battle-axe-wielding tribes plundering the greatest cities of Europe to powerful kings and queens ruling their dominions with iron fists, the Vikings were some of the most feared and fearless figures in European history. Find the bravest heroes, the most menacing villains, and unbelievably awesome facts and myths inside this action-packed overview.
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table_of_contents The Viking warrior -- Norse mythology -- Turgeis the Devil -- The voyage of Hasting -- Kievan Rus -- The Vikings at home -- The great heathen army -- Britain fights back -- Harald Fairhair -- Gunnhild, mother of kings -- The siege of Paris -- Hrolf the Walker -- Egil Skallagrimsson -- Saint Olga of Kiev -- Erik the Red -- The Varangian Guard -- Christianity comes to Heathendom -- The Vikings discover America -- The decline and fall of Ethelred the Unready -- The Norman Conquest.
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title Guts & glory : the Vikings
title_alt Guts & glory, Guts & glory :, Guts and glory., Vikings.
title_display Guts & glory : the Vikings
title_full Guts & glory : the Vikings / Ben Thompson ; Illustrations by C.M. Butzer, Guts & glory. The Vikings [electronic resource] / Ben Thompson
title_short Guts & glory :
title_sort guts & glory the vikings
title_sub the Vikings