Of special note is the introduction discussing source material and the oral and literary traditions of the Norse people
Martin J Dougherty's VIKINGS A History of the Norse People
is a volume is filled with maps, drawings, photos of surviving artefacts and well researched text.
Washington, Jan 8 ( ANI ): Researchers have tried to look into how true to Viking life were the Icelandic sagas of the Norse people
, which are thousand-year-old chronicles of brave deeds and timeless romances.
The reader gains a sense of the beliefs and superstitions of early Norse people
Some experts are ready to concede there is a relationship between Scots and the Norse people
It's easy to see why the Norse people
would be intimidated by the promontory of the Orme, rising menacingly out of the sea fog, not unlike the head of a giant serpent, rearing up from the depths.
95 [pounds sterling]) uses 70 maps, as well as archaeology, myths and sagas to present the spread of the Norse people
from the time of the first appearance of their mysterious longboats around 800CE.