The Northmen's Fury: The word "viking" was first popularised at the beginning of the 19th century by Erik Gustaf Geijer in his poem, The Viking. Retrieved 1 March

England suffered from internal divisions and was relatively easy prey given the proximity of many towns to the sea or to navigable rivers. Knowledge about the arms and armour of the Viking age is based on archaeological finds, pictorial representation, and to some extent on the accounts in the Norse sagas and Norse laws recorded in the 13th century.

Extraordinary adventure of a cat looking for treasures hidden in the labyrinth! Scandinavian Scotland and Norse-Gaels. In Sawyer, Peter ed.