Monthly Archives: August 2013

THE VIKINGS: AN ENDURING (AND SAVAGE) FASCINATION

A  furore Normannorum libera nos, Domine: “From the fury of the Northmen deliver us, O Lord.” This simple prayer was once on the lips of priests and parishioners across all of northern Europe; as sleek, dragon-prowed longships carried savage bands … Continue reading

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