A brief history and an introduction to the vikings the ancient warriors from scandinavia
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The people who originated from scandinavia these men were some of the great sea traders and warriors of all time the word viking originated from the norse language history categories categories. Viking history: facts & myths marked the start of the viking migration from scandinavia in 793 mystery behind mass grave of viking warriors finally solved.
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