Beowulf Deconstructed: The Old English of Beowulf explores the language and story of the ancient Anglo-Saxon poem. Kevin Stroud presents the story of Beowulf by deconstructing the poem and examining the original Old English language, as well as the history behind the poem.
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The History of the Alphabet explores the history of the letters which make up the modern English alphabet. The series is presented by Kevin Stroud and explores the evolution of the alphabet from its ancient origins to its modern usage. The series traces the development of the alphabet from northern Egypt, to the Near East, and eventually to the Mediterranean and throughout Europe. The history of the individual letters is then examined. The audiobook is available through this site in two parts.
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