Representing the VMN, MIS, and NR Programs at the University of Iceland

Monthly archive: 11 2009

Top Ten Myths About Vikings

This is taken from our friends at The Viking Rune: 1. Vikings were a nation. Vikings were not a nation as such, but groups of warriors, explorers and merchants led by a chieftain. As often as not, in the expeditions to the west Vikings were Norwegians, Danes and Swedes, but also anyone who joined them. […]