Bloody medieval battles
On July 22, 1361, King Valdemar IV of Denmark sent an army of 2500 men ashore on Gotland's west coast. Gotland is an island that lies...
Amazing Viking axe
In 1868 a farmer began to dig into the mound Bjerringhøj at Mammen near Viborg. During this work he chanced upon an unusually richly-furn...
3500 years old amber bear amulet
The amber bear amulet was found in 1887 in a peat bog near Slupsk,Poland. When the figure was examined it turned out to be the amulet of ...
Bored Viking on Gokstad Ship (1100 years ago)
Are you ever bored? What do you then? What would you do if you were Viking sailing for days on a small ship? Life of a Viking was......
Roman slave collar
In the Museo Nazionale Romano–Terme di Diocleziano in Rome is an iron neck ring with a bronze tag attached. Five lines of mysterious tex...
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