The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 5


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A comprehensive and readable account of the world's history, emphasizing the more important events, and presenting these as complete narratives in the master-words of the most eminent historians. This is volume 5 of 22, covering from 843-1161 AD. - Summary Adapted from the Title Page (16 hr 38 min)

Chapters

An Outline Narrative 37:03 Read by realisticspeakers
Feudalism: Its Frankish Birth and English Development, 9th -12th Century, by Wi… 20:04 Read by hearmeout7
Feudalism: Its Frankish Birth and English Development, 9th -12th Century, by Wi… 23:34 Read by hearmeout7
Decay of the Frankish Empire Division into Modern France, Germany and Italy, AD… 39:00 Read by Michael Channon
Decay of the Frankish Empire Division into Modern France, Germany and Italy, AD… 31:57 Read by Michael Channon
Career of Alfred the Great, AD 871-901, by Thomas Hughes, part 1 36:23 Read by Colleen McMahon
Career of Alfred the Great, AD 871-901, by Thomas Hughes, part 2 44:03 Read by Colleen McMahon
Career of Alfred the Great, AD 871-901, by John R. Green 16:16 Read by R. Thompson
Henry the Fowler Founds the Saxon Line of German Kings, Origin of the German Bu… 35:07 Read by SKwanlada
Conquest of Egypt by the Fatimites, AD 969, by Stanley Lane-Poole 37:07 Read by Ryan Fahey
Growth and Decadence of Chivalry (10th-15th Centry) by Leon Gautier, part 1 22:33 Read by realisticspeakers
Growth and Decadence of Chivalry (10th-15th Centry) by Leon Gautier, part 2 30:08 Read by realisticspeakers
Conversion of Vladimir the Great, Introduction of Christianity into Russia, AD … 33:27 Read by Kristine Bekere
Leif Erickson Discovers America, AD 1000, by Charles C, Rafn 13:07 Read by Availle
Leif Erickson Discovers America, AD 1000, a Saga of Eric the Red 11:32 Read by Ryan Fahey
Mahometans in India, Bloody Invasion Under Mahmud, AD 1000, by Alexander Dow 30:46 Read by Ryan Fahey
Canute Becomes King of England, AD 1017, by David Hume 35:47 Read by Usha Ganesh
Henry III Deposes the Pope, AD 1048. by Ferdinand Gregorovius 26:10 Read by Kristine Bekere
Henry III Deposes the Pope, AD 1048. by Joseph Darras 5:25 Read by Kristine Bekere
Dissension and Separation of the Greek and Roman Churches, AD 1054, by Henry F.… 28:09 Read by Ryan Fahey
Dissension and Separation of the Greek and Roman Churches, AD 1054, by Joseph D… 7:33 Read by Ryan Fahey
Norman Conquest of England, Battle of Hastings, AD 1066, by Sir Edward S, Creas… 33:43 Read by realisticspeakers
Norman Conquest of England, Battle of Hastings, AD 1066, by Sir Edward S, Creas… 34:31 Read by realisticspeakers
Triumphs of Hildebrand, "The Turning Point of the Middle Ages," Henry IV Begs f… 17:34 Read by Bill Mosley
Triumphs of Hildebrand, "The Turning Point of the Middle Ages," Henry IV Begs f… 27:58 Read by realisticspeakers
Triumphs of Hildebrand, "The Turning Point of the Middle Ages," Henry IV Begs f… 4:28 Read by Slyma12
Completion of the Doomsday Book, AD 1086, by Charles Knight 36:19 Read by Florence
Decline of the Moorish Power in Spain, Growth and Decay of the Almoravide and A… 23:48 Read by Availle
Decline of the Moorish Power in Spain, Growth and Decay of the Almoravide and A… 30:27 Read by Availle
The First Crusade, AD 1096-1099, by Sir George W. Cox, part 1 26:03 Read by Ryan Fahey
The First Crusade, AD 1096-1099, by Sir George W. Cox, part 2 29:53 Read by Ryan Fahey
Foundation of the Order of Knights Templar, AD 1118, by Charles G. Addison 36:23 Read by Ryan Fahey
Stephen Usurps the English Crown, His Conflicts with Matilda, Decisive Influenc… 43:58 Read by Ares Sancho
Stephen Usurps the English Crown, His Conflicts with Matilda, Decisive Influenc… 33:10 Read by Ares Sancho
Antipapal Democratic Movement, Arnold of Brescia, St. Bernard and the Second Cr… 33:48 Read by Florence
Decline of the Byzantine Empire, Ravages of Roger of Sicily, AD 1146, by George… 21:30 Read by dawnlegion