The History of Vikings

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A podcast dedicated to retelling the history of the Vikings and the gods they worshiped. Join host Noah Tetzner, in exploring every aspect of the people we know today as Vikings! From Norse Mythology, and monastery raids, to Viking longships and the humble farmstead, discover everything you've ever wanted to know about the Vikings!

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Feel free to contact me with any questions, comments, suggestions or inquiries that you might have: noah@thehistoryofvikings.com

Recent Episodes

Echoes of Valhalla: The Afterlife of the Eddas and Sagas With Jón Karl Helgason
Echoes of Valhalla: The Afterlife of the Eddas and Sagas With Jón Karl Helgason
Listen for an excellent conversation with Dr. Jón Karl Helgason on this new book, Echoes of Valhalla: The Afterlife of the Eddas and Sagas. Dr. Helgason is a professor at the University of Iceland and describes the way in which the myths of Old Norse literature have lived on throughout history. From Tolkien’s Wizard Gandalf, Richard Wagner’s famous operas, and Marvel’s Mighty Thor: these are only a few examples of how Old Norse literature has shaped the lives of many over the past 150 years. Please be sure to check out Dr. Helgason's book via the link below. Echoes of Valhalla: The Afterlife of the Eddas and Sagas https://amzn.to/2SV06cG The History of Vikings on YouTube https://bit.ly/2TW2DEh Follow The History of Vikings on Twitter https://bit.ly/2Qsg28b Feel free to contact me with any questions, comments, suggestions or inquiries that you might have noah@thehistoryofvikings.com Music: Danheim - Framganga https://danheimmusic.com/
Viking Age Iceland With Dr. Mathias Nordvig
Viking Age Iceland With Dr. Mathias Nordvig
Today I'm joined by Dr. Mathias Nordivg who teaches at the University of Colorado Boulder, in the Nordic Studies Program. He teaches Pre-Christian Nordic mythologies, Scandinavian folklore, North Atlantic and Greenlandic literature, reception history of the Viking Age, and much more!  In today's episode, we discuss the history of Viking Age Iceland, Icelandic discovery and settlement, and Icelandic volcanic eruptions that affected the Viking Age. Please be sure to check out more of his work on Academia.edu and his YouTube channel on Nordic mythology via the links below.  Dr. Nordvig on Academia.edu  https://bit.ly/2Q68kRI Dr. Nordvig's Nordic Mythology YouTube Chanel https://bit.ly/2GU2EpI The History of Vikings on YouTube https://bit.ly/2TW2DEh Follow The History of Vikings on Twitter https://bit.ly/2Qsg28b Feel free to contact me with any questions, comments, suggestions or inquiries that you might have noah@thehistoryofvikings.com Music: Danheim - Framganga https://danheimmusic.com/
Announcing – Stories of the Second World War
Announcing – Stories of the Second World War
I am so pleased to announce the release of my second history podcast, Stories of the Second World War! I would be delighted if you would give the podcast a listen, subscribe, and share. Please be sure to follow the links below and check out the podcast on your favorite platform. Subscribe to my new podcast Stories of the Second World War! Apple Podcasts https://apple.co/2PpGTwU   Spotify https://bit.ly/2A06ebU   Website https://storiesofthesecondworldwar.com
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Started
Apr 19th, 2018
Latest Episode
Jan 14th, 2019
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
63
Avg. Episode Length
32 minutes

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