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Mythologie Viking: Dieux Nordiques, Déesses, Vikings et Mythes Combo 3 en 1 (French Edition) Audiobook

Mythologie Viking: Dieux Nordiques, Déesses, Vikings et Mythes Combo 3 en 1 (French Edition)

Author: Gorm Alfson Narrator: Sylvie Racine Release Date: May 2020

Un paquet de 3 livres sur l'histoire et la mythologie Viking Livre 1: Ce livre est un regard en profondeur sur l'âge viking, et les actes et la vie quotidienne de ces personnes anciennes, parfois mystérieuses. Les Vikings de Scandinavie étaient héroïques, aventureux et souvent barbares, mais il ne fait aucun doute qu'ils étaient aussi un peuple aux grandes aspirations. La culture viking est toujours un sujet d'intérêt aujourd'hui, et cela offre un aperçu de la durabilité de leur héritage. Livre 2: Dans ce livre, «Mythologie nordique: un guide concis des dieux, des héros, des sagas, des rituels et des croyances de la mythologie nordique, le lecteur sera transporté vers les anciennes coutumes des croyances des anciens Vikings du Nord. La mythologie nordique est complexe, complexe, et les idéaux derrière leurs croyances mythologiques étaient souvent entrelacés avec des événements de la vie réelle. Ce livre examinera comment le mythe et les faits ont contribué à la culture et aux traditions des Scandinaves, et comment ces influences et histoires continuent de vivre à travers les siècles! Livre 3: L'histoire d'un roi guerrier viking plonge dans le mystère entourant le guerrier viking qui a conquis les nations européennes et est devenu un roi à part entière. Plus de neuf siècles après la mort de ce grand guerrier, d'anciens poèmes, chansons et sagas à son sujet subsistent encore aujourd'hui. Ce livre examine les faits tels que nous les connaissons, les mythes attribués à Ragnar et la façon dont cet emblématique païen du nord continue d'avoir un impact sur la culture moderne aujourd'hui. Ce livre abordera: Les faits historiques et les suppositions entourant ce Viking de légende Le récit de la saga de Ragnar, et ses trois épouses

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Ragnar Lothbrok: L'histoire d'un roi guerrier viking (French Edition) Audiobook

Ragnar Lothbrok: L'histoire d'un roi guerrier viking (French Edition)

Author: Gorm Alfson Narrator: Sylvie Racine Release Date: May 2020

L'histoire d'un roi guerrier viking plonge dans le mystère entourant le guerrier viking qui a conquis les nations européennes et est devenu un roi à part entière. Plus de neuf siècles après la mort de ce grand guerrier, d'anciens poèmes, chansons et sagas à son sujet subsistent encore aujourd'hui. Ce livre examine les faits tels que nous les connaissons, les mythes attribués à Ragnar et la façon dont cet emblématique païen du nord continue d'avoir un impact sur la culture moderne aujourd'hui. Ce livre abordera: Les faits historiques et les suppositions entourant ce Viking de légende Le récit de la saga de Ragnar, et ses trois épouses    Comment les fils de Ragnar sont devenus partie intégrante de la légende qui Ragnar représente, et les histoires qui ont inspiré comment, malgré des siècles de temps, Ragnar et Vikings de son temps aidé des idées de forme et des traditions communes qui sont encore détenus sur aujourd'hui Ce livre est à la fois fait et récit fictif et est dédié à Ragnar et à son statut légendaire et durable dans l'histoire.

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Vikingos: una historia concisa de los vikingos (Spanish Edition) Audiobook

Vikingos: una historia concisa de los vikingos (Spanish Edition)

Author: Gorm Alfson Narrator: Nico Farradi Release Date: May 2020

Este libro es una mirada profunda a la era vikinga, y los hechos y la vida cotidiana de estas personas antiguas, a veces misteriosas. Los vikingos de Escandinavia fueron heroicos, aventureros y, a menudo, bárbaros, pero no se puede debatir que también eran personas con grandes aspiraciones. La cultura vikinga sigue siendo un tema de interés hoy, y esto ofrece una idea de cuán duradero es su legado. Este libro discutirá: La vida diaria durante la era vikinga. Las normas culturales y sociales de los vikingos. Concurrir incursiones, exploraciones y acciones vikingas que abarcaron el mundo durante su época dorada. La conversión del paganismo al cristianismo de la gente de Escandinavia. El legado perdurable de los vikingos. en los tiempos modernos Los vikingos eran un pueblo de poder, fuerza bruta e industria. Su impresión duradera no puede ser ignorada y merece nuestro agradecimiento. Disfrute descubriendo quiénes eran realmente estas personas y cómo nos impactan aún, siglos después. 

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Vikings: Uma história concisa dos vikings (Portuguese Edition) Audiobook

Vikings: Uma história concisa dos vikings (Portuguese Edition)

Author: Gorm Alfson Narrator: Adrel Maurice Release Date: May 2020

Este livro é uma visão aprofundada da era viking e das ações e da vida cotidiana dessas pessoas antigas, às vezes misteriosas. Os vikings da Escandinávia eram heróicos, aventureiros e muitas vezes bárbaros, mas não se pode discutir que eles também eram um povo com grandes aspirações. A cultura viking ainda é um tópico de interesse hoje, e isso oferece uma visão de quão duradoura é o seu legado. Este livro vai discutir: A vida diária durante a Era Viking As normas culturais e sociais dos Vikings incursões conquista, explorações e ações Viking que se estendeu pelo mundo durante a sua época de ouro A conversão do paganismo ao cristianismo do povo da Escandinávia Os Vikings legado duradouro nos tempos modernos Os vikings eram um povo de poder, força bruta e indústria. Sua impressão duradoura não pode ser ignorada e merece nossa apreciação. Desfrute de descobrir quem realmente eram essas pessoas e como elas ainda nos impactam, séculos depois.

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Vikings: une histoire concise des Vikings (French Edition) Audiobook

Vikings: une histoire concise des Vikings (French Edition)

Author: Gorm Alfson Narrator: Sylvie Racine Release Date: May 2020

Ce livre est un regard en profondeur sur l'âge des Vikings, et les actes et la vie quotidienne de ces personnes anciennes, parfois mystérieuses. Les Vikings de Scandinavie étaient héroïques, aventureux et souvent barbares, mais il ne fait aucun doute qu'ils étaient aussi un peuple aux grandes aspirations. La culture viking est toujours un sujet d'intérêt aujourd'hui, et cela offre un aperçu de la durabilité de leur héritage. Ce livre abordera: La vie quotidienne au cours de l'ère viking Les normes culturelles et sociales des Vikings raids Conquérir, les explorations et les actions vikings qui ont enjambé le monde pendant leur âge d' or La conversion du paganisme au christianisme du peuple de Scandinavie Les Vikings héritage durable à l'époque moderne, les Vikings étaient un peuple de pouvoir, de force brute et d'industrie. Leur impression durable ne peut être ignorée et mérite notre appréciation. Profitez de découvrir qui étaient vraiment ces gens et comment ils nous touchent encore des siècles plus tard. 

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Lettres d'amour de Napoléon Bonaparte à Joséphine de Beauharnais: Interprété en Francais par David S Audiobook

Lettres d'amour de Napoléon Bonaparte à Joséphine de Beauharnais: Interprété en Francais par David S

Author: Napoleon Bonaparte Narrator: David Serero Release Date: May 2020

Lettres d'amour de Napoléon Bonaparte à Joséphine de Beauharnais. Interprété en Francais par David Serero. Enregistré en 2014.

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Catalonia and Basque Country: The History and Legacy of the Autonomous Communities in Spain Audiobook

Catalonia and Basque Country: The History and Legacy of the Autonomous Communities in Spain

Author: Charles River Editors Narrator: Colin Fluxman Release Date: March 2020

Shaped like an uneven triangle, Catalonia is comprised of four provinces that occupy an area of 12,390 square miles: Girona, Barcelona, Tarragona and Lleida. Catalonia also has a variety of different kinds of communities surrounding it, as its northern neighbors include the powerful country of France and the tiny nation of Andorra. To the south it has the autonomous community of Valencia, to the west is the autonomous community of Aragon, and on the east, it borders the Mediterranean Sea. Furthermore, there are natural boundaries that serve to divide Catalonia from its neighbors, namely the Pyrenees mountains, which separate it from France, and the pre-Pyrenees and the Ebro River basin, which mark its border with Aragon. It is home to several main rivers, including the Ter, Llobregat, and the Ebro, all of which end in the Mediterranean Sea. It would not be a stretch to say that for a very tiny geographical territory (just 20,747 square kilometers), the Basque Country has inspired a plethora of intense stereotypes. Some of these stereotypes have been cast upon its people from the outside while others have been strategically propagated by the people themselves. For such a small area of land that is home to only 3,000,000 people, the Basque Country is anything but small in terms of its history which is why opinions about its people are so intense, so consequential, and so contradictory. The Basque people have been called “the people who sing and dance at the foot of the Pyrenees,” a description that evokes not only their geographical location but also their strong folk traditions. Those words, said by the famous French writer Victor Hugo, infuriate the Basque people to this day. They have also been described pejoratively as “Europe’s aboriginals,” a reference to the age-old status of their culture which has led many people to fetishize them and their language as ancient.

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Cumans, The: The History of the Medieval Turkic Nomads Who Fought the Mongols and Rus’ in Eastern Eu Audiobook

Cumans, The: The History of the Medieval Turkic Nomads Who Fought the Mongols and Rus’ in Eastern Eu

Author: Charles River Editors Narrator: Colin Fluxman Release Date: March 2020

“Let us begin this narration, brethren, from the old times of Vladimir to this present time of Igor, who strengthened his mind with courage, who quickened his heart with valor and, thus imbued with martial spirit, led his valiant regiments against the Kuman land in defense of the Russian land.” – The Tale of Igor’s Campaign Before the Mongols rode across the steppes of Asia and Eastern Europe, the Cumans were a major military and cultural force that monarchs from China to Hungary and from Russia to the Byzantine Empire faced, often losing armies and cities in the process. The Cumans were a tribe of Turkic nomads who rode the steppes looking for plunder and riches, but they rarely stayed long after they got what they wanted. From the late 9th century until the arrival of the Mongols in 1223, there was virtually nothing that could be done to stop the Cumans. Old Russian chronicles, Byzantine texts, Western European chronicles, and travel diaries of Islamic scholars all reveal that the Cumans were a threat to any kingdom in their path. Some kingdoms chose to fight the Cumans and often suffered heavy destruction, while others believed buying them off was the more reasonable course of action. The latter course often brought them into intimate contact with the most powerful kingdoms of medieval Eastern Europe before the Cumans were eventually replaced by the Mongols, with the remaining Cumans dispersing and integrating into various European and central Asian kingdoms in the 13th century. Many Cumans joined the Mongol Golden Horde and later became Muslims, while some helped found dynasties in Bulgaria, Hungary, and Romania.

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John Snow and the Cholera Epidemic of 1854: The History of the Outbreak and Its Impact on Public Hea Audiobook

John Snow and the Cholera Epidemic of 1854: The History of the Outbreak and Its Impact on Public Hea

Author: Charles River Editors Narrator: Colin Fluxman Release Date: April 2020

Plague and pestilence have both fascinated and terrified humanity from the very beginning. Societies and individuals have struggled to make sense of them, and more importantly they’ve often struggled to avoid them. Before the scientific age, people had no knowledge of the microbiological agents – unseen bacteria and viruses – which afflicted them, and thus the maladies were often ascribed to wrathful supernatural forces. Even when advances in knowledge posited natural causes for epidemics and pandemics, medicine struggled to deal with them, and for hundreds of years religion continued to work hand-in-hand with medicine.  In the case of cholera, once among the most dreaded diseases, a breakthrough in Victorian England occurred in the mid-19th century during one of several epidemics to assault the island. In that instance, an unassuming physician named John Snow was able to trace the environmental component in which cholera was carried. He accomplished this in large part through a painstaking map cross-referencing location and specific cases of infection within a small area of London. Eventually, he narrowed the source down to a single manual water pump in the midst of the poverty-stricken neighborhood of Soho.  At the time, however, in the face of resistance launched by more powerful and pedigreed members of the medical profession, Snow was rewarded with criticism for not successfully revealing the entirety of the disease’s inner mechanics. It was only over the course of several decades that Snow was able to persuade the medical community at large of the disease’s source, and the British successfully established policies that helped prevent future outbreaks. Ironically, Snow eventually gained membership in Britain’s high circle of elite medical practitioners, but it was not his work on cholera that initially propelled him to global fame.

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Renewing Catholicism: Explore the 2,000 Year History of Christian Reform Audiobook

Renewing Catholicism: Explore the 2,000 Year History of Christian Reform

Author: Christopher M. Bellitto Narrator: Christopher M. Bellitto Release Date: December 2014

From the age of the apostles to Vatican II, the Catholic Church has evolved and invigorated itself. Now, you can take a riveting journey through Church renewal and reform with award-winning historian Christopher M. Bellitto, Ph.D.   When we first encounter the words "reform" and "renewal" in talking about the Catholic Church, we might think of Vatican II and the idea of aggiornamento-"updating." But the history of reform is nearly as old as the Church itself. In this riveting audio course, you will discover how the Church has revitalized itself while remaining rooted in unchanging truths throughout the millenia. Thoughtful Christians will explore the importance of balancing the past and the future, revolution and evolution, and innovation and tradition.   After an overview of the study of reform and renewal, you will see how these elements developed in the early Church, where the first monastic communities emphasized personal reform. You will then explore the Middle Ages, looking at such events as the Carolingian Renaissance, the Gregorian Revolution, and the Church councils. You will then encounter Martin Luther, various Protestant reforms, and the Council of Trent. Finally, you will look carefully at Vatican II, examining its importance for modern-day reform. Gain brilliant insights into the history of Church renewal in this essential course. This course is part of the Learn25 collection and includes a free PDF study guide.

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Great Medieval Mystics Audiobook

Great Medieval Mystics

Author: Christopher R. Fee Narrator: Christopher R. Fee Release Date: June 2019

Join medieval literature expert Christopher R. Fee, Ph.D. to examine the foremost mystics from the Middle Ages through the lens of their greatest challenge: expression.   In the medieval period, how did religious women and men put into words their intense-and intensely personal-devotional practices, visions, and experiences? And how did those efforts to articulate mystical experiences comport with church doctrine? As a profound attempt to enter into personal communion with the divine, mysticism tends to transcend not only the boundaries of human existence but also human language. And yet efforts to convey the indescribable beauty and intensity of mystical experiences abound.   As you explore these questions with Prof. Fee, you will be amazed at how passionately medieval mystics often wrestled to reconcile the theological implications of their personal faiths with patristic understandings of God.   Recognizing that mysticism is a movement limited to neither Christianity nor the Middle Ages, Prof. Fee offers you glimpses into Jewish and Islamic mystic traditions near the end of the course. You'll conclude with a discussion about the surprising relevance of medieval mysticism to our own postmodern culture.   You'll rejoice in this fresh approach to the mystical tradition, grounded in history and letters but elevated by the mystery of the soul. A natural and energetic speaker, Prof. Fee sets every aspect of his subject ablaze. You'll find his enthusiasm infectious. This course is part of the Learn25 collection.

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St. Thomas Aquinas: Master Theologian and Your Spiritual Guide Audiobook

St. Thomas Aquinas: Master Theologian and Your Spiritual Guide

Author: Donald Goergen Narrator: Donald Goergen Release Date: July 2013

Let one of the greatest theologians in the history of Christianity be your spiritual guide. St. Thomas Aquinas OP (1224-1274) towers in the history of Christian thought as a mystic, spiritual master, theologian, philosopher, teacher, and preacher. Along with St. Augustine, his synthesis of Christian teaching and exposition of the truth of the Catholic faith remains unsurpassed in Western Christianity. Now, to make his core teachings accessible, we are delighted to bring you a remarkable professor, Fr. Donald Goergen, OP. Through 12 powerful audio conferences, you will explore the key themes of his thought, especially in his Summa Theologica. You will derive spiritual direction from his balanced way of thinking.  You will explore such insights of Aquinas's thought as creation, the search for human happiness, the life of moral and intellectual virtues, the life of charity, Christ and the sacraments of the Church, and the life of the blessed in heaven. Aquinas was an intellectually curious thinker unafraid to change his mind, a man of bold and innovative insights deeply committed to the Catholic tradition. His theology flows as much from his life of prayer as it does from intellectual acumen. Whatever your level of familiarity with Aquinas's thought, you will find great insights under the guidance of Fr. Goergen. You will treasure this remarkable course. This course is part of the Learn25 collection.

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