Download Ants in the Sun by Jefferson P. Webb PDF

By Jefferson P. Webb

within the mid thousands advert the Viking Age used to be in complete swing. Vikings from Scandinavia terrorized the coasts of Europe, launching bloody raids during which now and then, hundreds of thousands have been murdered, raped and left destitute or enslaved. the second one son of 1 of the main popular Viking jarls of his time, Angus Ovarssen yearned to head at the raids together with his father, elder brother and the opposite males in his father's hird. quickly adequate Angus may get his likelihood to take in the spear, sword and guard and put on the chain blouse and helm of a Viking warrior. He might get even more than what he bargained for, and his adventures could take him a ways past the place he may ever have imagined. not just might his personal destiny relaxation at the energy of his personality and braveness, however the destiny of his humans can be in his palms of their darkest hour.

This tale of 1 younger Scandinavian's plight to discover self is full of event, religion, love, revenge and the unforgiving brutality of battle. Ants within the sunlight brings to existence the folks of the Viking Age and the demanding situations they confronted. For the fans of excessive event and tales with characters as genuine because the humans nowa days, it is a booklet that's difficult to place down.

Show description

Read Online or Download Ants in the Sun PDF

Similar european history books

The Chronicle of Hugh of Flavigny: Reform and the Investiture Contest in the Late Eleventh Century (Church, Faith and Culture in the Medieval West)

This ebook is a close research of Hugh of Flavigny and his chronicle, that's generally known as probably the most very important narratives of a very important interval of ecu background, that's, the Investiture Contest. Hugh's Chronicon is critical in a couple of methods: as a special source-book for one of the most very important fundamental files (especially papal letters) generated by way of the Investiture Contest; as a unprecedented autograph manuscript which provides a massive perception into modern modes of composition and compilation; as an incredible heritage of the 'local' results of the Investiture Contest within the dioceses of Verdun and Autun; and as a impressive autobiography of the writer, Hugh of Flavigny.

The Rise of Heritage (New Studies in European History)

The place does our fascination for 'heritage' originate? This groundbreaking comparative research of upkeep in France, Germany and England seems to be past nationwide borders to bare how the belief of background emerged from extreme festival and collaboration in an international context. Astrid Swenson follows the 'heritage-makers' from the French Revolution to the 1st international battle, revealing the significance of worldwide networks using advancements in every one state.

The Hammer of Greatness: Life of the Oseberg priestess (783-834 AD) (BLADE HONER Book 1)

"If the sting of a man´s soul wishes a few honing, then the honing will come, via dying or by way of problem. "Thorbjörn the Thunder priest from Gautland has chanced on shelter in a calm Baltic River Land village after a tumultous lifestyles because the sole survivor of a persecuted lineage that has carried the secrets and techniques of Thunder because the Age of the good Stone Temples and as a Rus Viking in exile.

Slavery and Antislavery in Spain's Atlantic Empire (European Expansion & Global Interaction)

African slavery used to be pervasive in Spain's Atlantic empire but remained within the margins of the imperial financial system until eventually the tip of the eighteenth century while the plantation revolution within the Caribbean colonies positioned the slave site visitors and the plantation on the heart of colonial exploitation and clash. The foreign crew of students introduced jointly during this quantity clarify Spain's position as a colonial pioneer within the Atlantic international and its latecomer prestige as a slave-trading, plantation-based empire.

Extra info for Ants in the Sun

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.28 of 5 – based on 49 votes