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The great sea expeditions of the Viking Age - The basis of the great sea expeditions undertaken by the Vikings was ship technology. The Viking ship was a piece of high technology based upon hundreds of years of development and experience. It was distinguished by its narrow keel and shallow draught. This made even the largest ocean-going warships suitable for sailing onto beaches and up rivers. Such tactics enabled, for example, the siege of Paris to be carried out in the year 885.

The great sea expeditions of the Viking Age - The basis of the great sea expeditions undertaken by the Vikings was ship technology. The Viking ship was a piece of high technology based upon hundreds of years of development and experience.

Viking Dead CGPortfolio - Gerard Miley

Book Cover for The Viking Dead . Tomes of the dead series. Zombies are cool but Zombie Vikings! The Viking Dead Book Cover

Early medieval regions and administrative areas in #Norway #map, approx 850 CE

The Viking-age Fylki (Petty kingdoms) in Norway before the unification. by jkvatterholm: “ Important! This is the “de jure” regions so to say. A petty king might have power in 2 or 3 of them, or they might be divided in various ways. The fylki are.

Viking Wooden Art / Nordic Museum of Oslo  Must become super besties with an amazing wood carving artist!

Viking Wooden Art / Viking Museum of Oslo, Norway. Must become super besties with an amazing wood carving artist!

This would make a great tattoo.... Yggdrasil, the world ash tree... Odin, on his 8 legged horse Sleipnir... His ravens Hugin and Munin (Thought and Memory).

Yggdrasil, the world ash tree. Odin, on his 8 legged horse Sleipnir. His ravens Hugin and Munin (Thought and Memory). -- all in a Celtic design!