Society & Culture:History
The Vendel Period - In this episode I'm going to give as detailed a description I can of the Vendel Period and why it had such a large impact on what became the Viking age.It will be a primer to give newcomers a fair idea of how some of the seeds of the viking age came to be.It'll be followed by an episode about The Rus Vikings and then The Varangian Guard. The Podcast is now represented on Facebook and Twitter as well as iTunes and can be found using the following links - Facebook - Norse by Northwest PodcastTwitter - #NorseNorthwestiTunes - Norse by Northwest Intro and Outro music provided by Svanevit - www.svanevit.com As always, I welcome any questions or comments. You can email me via Aonghus@norsenorthwest.com or just go to the Website, www.norsenorthwest.com I always reccomend further reading, so here are a few links for you to peruse on the subject of The Vendel Period. University of Upsalla - The Vendel Period Archaeology- The First Vikings The Scandinavians from the Vendel period to the 10th century Research papers on the Vendel Period And, as promised, a very rough chart to help break up the timeline for you.view more
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Norse by Northwest - S01E06 - The Varangian Guard.
Norse by Northwest - S01E05 - The Rus Vikings
Norse by Northwest - S01E03 - The Nordic Iron Age.
Norse by Northwest - S01E02 - The Nordic Bronze Age
Norse by Northwest - S01E01 - Vinland
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