Songs and poems relating to the Dwarves, by J.R.R. Tolkien
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This article cracked me up.
Pretty spot-on article, so if you ask me, it’s well worth a read.
Scotland, January 2003.
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Just gonna… leave this here.
An image illustrating the Viking expansion really well. Most of Europe have been under Old Norse influence by one way or another. As an example, there were trade rutes around modern day Spain and Portugal, and Sicily were literally under Viking control.
- Also note that the “Rus’ States” is what were later to become Russia, and that some Vikings actually were all the way down around Turkey and Greece, as some were mercenaries for the Byzantine Empire.
(Picture from Wikipedia)