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The battle of Stamford Bridge; Sept. 25 1066. King Harold abandoned waiting for Duke William of Normandy to attack the southern coast of England, moving north to address one of the last Viking raids, led by Harald Hardrada. Hardrada's army was caught divided and having left their armor with their ships. A single Viking held the Anglo-Saxon army at the bridge, allowing Hardrada to organize his forces. The Viking warrior was felled by a Saxon, who stabbed him from under the bridge.

Mary Ann Bernal: History Trivia - Harold II (Harold Godwinson) of England defeats Harald Hardrada of Norway, at Stamford Bridge near York,

Like feed the hungry?Help the homeless?Help an animal?Sounds like America..we…

Just because the majority tolerates and support evil words and deeds with an evil heart, you don't have to tolerate the bullshit! continue to speak the truth and condemn evil people!

the White Man's burden by Kipling

the White Man's burden by Kipling

One of many, many variations of the Medieval Knights Code Of Chivalry.  No one…

One of many, many variations of the Medieval Knights Code Of Chivalry. No one region, kingdom or country had a unified code, although they did share various aspects between them. The "Rule" of the Knights Templar had 76 parts. who says chivalry is dead?

Aristotle, quotations

Aristotle was probably the wisest man in history. Well have a look at these 14 quotations and you'll begin to see why.

Islamic quote by Saladin: If you want to destroy any nation …

Islamic Art and Quotes - Islamic quote by Saladin: If you want to destroy.