The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 5

Charles F. HORNE (1870 - 1942) and Rossiter JOHNSON (1840 - 1931) and John RUDD ( - )

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

Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Middle Ages/Middle History

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 An Outline Narrative realisticspeakers
00:37:03
Play 01 Feudalism: Its Frankish Birth and English Development, 9th -12th Century, by Williams Stubbs, part 1 hearmeout7
00:20:04
Play 02 Feudalism: Its Frankish Birth and English Development, 9th -12th Century, by Williams Stubbs, part 2 hearmeout7
00:23:34
Play 03 Decay of the Frankish Empire Division into Modern France, Germany and Italy, AD 843-911, by Francois P. G. Guizot, part 1 Michael Channon
00:39:00
Play 04 Decay of the Frankish Empire Division into Modern France, Germany and Italy, AD 843-911, by Francois P. G. Guizot, part 2 Michael Channon
00:31:57
Play 05 Career of Alfred the Great, AD 871-901, by Thomas Hughes, part 1 Colleen McMahon
00:36:23
Play 06 Career of Alfred the Great, AD 871-901, by Thomas Hughes, part 2 Colleen McMahon
00:44:03
Play 07 Career of Alfred the Great, AD 871-901, by John R. Green R. Thompson
00:16:16
Play 08 Henry the Fowler Founds the Saxon Line of German Kings, Origin of the German Burghers or Middle Classes, AD 911-936, by Wolfgang Menzel SKwanlada
00:35:07
Play 09 Conquest of Egypt by the Fatimites, AD 969, by Stanley Lane-Poole Ryan Fahey
00:37:07
Play 10 Growth and Decadence of Chivalry (10th-15th Centry) by Leon Gautier, part 1 realisticspeakers
00:22:33
Play 11 Growth and Decadence of Chivalry (10th-15th Centry) by Leon Gautier, part 2 realisticspeakers
00:30:08
Play 12 Conversion of Vladimir the Great, Introduction of Christianity into Russia, AD 988-1015, by A.N. Mouravieff Kristine Bekere
00:33:27
Play 13 Leif Erickson Discovers America, AD 1000, by Charles C, Rafn Availle
00:13:07
Play 14 Leif Erickson Discovers America, AD 1000, a Saga of Eric the Red Ryan Fahey
00:11:32
Play 15 Mahometans in India, Bloody Invasion Under Mahmud, AD 1000, by Alexander Dow Ryan Fahey
00:30:46
Play 16 Canute Becomes King of England, AD 1017, by David Hume Usha Ganesh
00:35:47
Play 17 Henry III Deposes the Pope, AD 1048. by Ferdinand Gregorovius Kristine Bekere
00:26:10
Play 18 Henry III Deposes the Pope, AD 1048. by Joseph Darras Kristine Bekere
00:05:25
Play 19 Dissension and Separation of the Greek and Roman Churches, AD 1054, by Henry F. Tozer Ryan Fahey
00:28:09
Play 20 Dissension and Separation of the Greek and Roman Churches, AD 1054, by Joseph DeHarbe Ryan Fahey
00:07:33
Play 21 Norman Conquest of England, Battle of Hastings, AD 1066, by Sir Edward S, Creasy, part 1 realisticspeakers
00:33:43
Play 22 Norman Conquest of England, Battle of Hastings, AD 1066, by Sir Edward S, Creasy, part 2 realisticspeakers
00:34:31
Play 23 Triumphs of Hildebrand, "The Turning Point of the Middle Ages," Henry IV Begs for Mercy at Canossa, AD 1073-1085, by Arthur R. Pennington Bill Mosley
00:17:34
Play 24 Triumphs of Hildebrand, "The Turning Point of the Middle Ages," Henry IV Begs for Mercy at Canossa, AD 1073-1085, by Artaud De Montor realisticspeakers
00:27:58
Play 25 Triumphs of Hildebrand, "The Turning Point of the Middle Ages," Henry IV Begs for Mercy at Canossa, AD 1073-1085, by Arthur R. Pennington Slyma12
00:04:28
Play 26 Completion of the Doomsday Book, AD 1086, by Charles Knight Florence
00:36:19
Play 27 Decline of the Moorish Power in Spain, Growth and Decay of the Almoravide and Almohade Dynasties, AD 1086-1214 by S.A. Dunham, part 1 Availle
00:23:48
Play 28 Decline of the Moorish Power in Spain, Growth and Decay of the Almoravide and Almohade Dynasties, AD 1086-1214 by S.A. Dunham, part 2 Availle
00:30:27
Play 29 The First Crusade, AD 1096-1099, by Sir George W. Cox, part 1 Ryan Fahey
00:26:03
Play 30 The First Crusade, AD 1096-1099, by Sir George W. Cox, part 2 Ryan Fahey
00:29:53
Play 31 Foundation of the Order of Knights Templar, AD 1118, by Charles G. Addison Ryan Fahey
00:36:23
Play 32 Stephen Usurps the English Crown, His Conflicts with Matilda, Decisive Influence of the Church, AD 1135-1154, by Charles Knight, part 1 Ares Sancho
00:43:58
Play 33 Stephen Usurps the English Crown, His Conflicts with Matilda, Decisive Influence of the Church, AD 1135-1154, by Charles Knight, part 2 Ares Sancho
00:33:10
Play 34 Antipapal Democratic Movement, Arnold of Brescia, St. Bernard and the Second Crusade, AD 1145-1155, by Johann A.W. Neander Florence
00:33:48
Play 35 Decline of the Byzantine Empire, Ravages of Roger of Sicily, AD 1146, by George Finlay dawnlegion
00:21:30