Human migration: Reappraising the Viking Image

  title={Human migration: Reappraising the Viking Image},
  author={Brian McEvoy and Ceiridwen J. Edwards},
‘O ur supreme and holy Grace, protecting us and ours, deliver us, God, from the savage Northman race which lays waste our realms’ (taken from a church antiphony, Magnusson, 2003). New genetic analyses throw light on how these ‘Northmen’, better known today as Vikings, came to colonize the islands of the North Atlantic. Vikings still hold a special place in… CONTINUE READING