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Vikings: Farmers, Traders, and Great Builders of Their Times

Vikings: Farmers, Traders, and Great Builders of Their Times

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Many claim that the Vikings were the most brutal in their time. Were they really that brutal when history was written by the victors? What if they were merely farmers, traders, and builders who wanted to live and protect what the ancestor left for them?

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Viking Armors

Viking Age Weapons and Armor: Not Everyone Could Afford

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All free Vikings had the right to possess weapons. Their main offensive weapons included axes, spear, sword, and they sometimes used arrows, bows, and missiles.

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Wolves in Norse Mythology: Powerful and Cruel?

Wolves in Norse Mythology: Powerful and Cruel?

Posted by Ms Elly on

There was more than just one wolf in Norse mythology. Fenrir might be the most famous one but he was not the only wolf in Norse myth. But after all, wolves in Norse mythology were powerful and somewhat cruel.

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Yggdrasil Does Yggdrasil have a soul?

Does Yggdrasil Tree of Life Have a Soul?

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Yggdrasil Tree of Life was one of the most important "things" in Norse mythology. The question is, does Yggdrasil actually have a soul?

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Viking longship

Viking Longships: Trades and Raids

Posted by Ms Elly on

Viking ship known as the Midgard serpent is one of the most important things that helped the Vikings come to the peak of fame as they have now. It seems like the Vikings once designed and created something, they did it the best.

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