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Vikings Overview (Raids, Locations, Characteristics)
When and Where: The Vikings were a Scandinavian people highly active in Europe between the ninth and eleventh centuries as raiders, traders and settlers.
Horned Helmets - Viking Myths and Facts
Did Vikings Wear Horned Helmets? - The Truth Behind Vikings Horned Helmets.
Who Were the Vikings? - About Archaeology
The Vikings were a farming culture, who originated in Scandinavia about the 4th century AD, and began to spread out and conquer the Europe in the 9th century ...
Vikings - Ancient Norse Explorers - About Archaeology
While it would debatable to call the Vikings a civilization they were certainly explorers and their sites are found all over northern Europe into Germany and ...
Viking Timeline - About Archaeology
A Viking Timeline, showing the major events of the Viking Age as they colonized, or attempted to colonize, Europe and North America.
Viking History - About.com Guide to the Ancient Norse
The Viking Age was a time of great change on the European continent. The Viking Age traditionally refers to the period in northern Europe between the first ...
Viking Social Structure Class Systems - About Archaeology
Locals dressed as Vikings march through the streets of Lerwick on January 28, 2014, in the Shetland Islands, Scotland. The traditional festival of fire is known as ...
Viking Raids - Early Medieval Practice of Viking Raids
Viking raids were a characteristic of the Scandinavian early medieval pirates called the Vikings, particularly during the first 50 years of the Viking Age (~793- 850)
Viking Trading and Exchange Networks - About Archaeology
The Vikings had an extensive trade network throughout Europe, based on cod and exotic goods and maintained by a group of tradesmen.
Viking Economics - The Economic System of The Vikings
Over the 250 years of the period called the Viking Age, the economics of the people known as the Vikings changed and adapted, and sometimes failed.