The fearsome northmen in all their violence, strength, courage and ferocity probably shouldn’t be summarised in one lowly episode, but we’ll tell you how much more they gave us, and not just words like pillage and ransack. Their gods, society, women and sophistication were every bit as crucial as their raids, and we’re finding out more about the Vikings every day…

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Reading list:
The Age of the Vikings – Anders Winroth
Norse Mythology – Neil Gaiman
The World of the Vikings – Richard Hall
The Real Ragnar Lothbrok (video)

 

 

Vikings

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