Blog Series

422px-LindisfarneFol27rIncipitMattBEGINNING NOW IS A BLOG SERIES THAT TELL OF THE SCANDINAVIANS AND THE VIKING AGE.

WHAT was the CATALYSTS that CREATED the SCANDINAVIAN’S marauding TO THE SOUTH, EAST AND WEST of their HOMELANDS ?

AND WHY THEY DISAPPEARED—ALMOST AS QUICKLY AS THEY ARRIVED.

STAY TUNED…
for

THE SCANDINAVIANS AND THE VIKING AGE and other noteworthy bits of information.

what’s that picture over there about? it’s a page from the Lindisfarne folio 27 Manuscript, and a beautiful example of what the monks were creating about the time they were sacked by the Vikings in the late 8th century.