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Viking. King's Man by Tim Severin My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is in essence, a different look at the Viking 'swords and shields' books that I like reading so much (Robert Low, Giles Kristian, etc). If you're simply after swords and shields and bucket-loads of bloody raping and pillaging, this isn't for you. This is …
Sworn Brother by Tim Severin My rating: 4 of 5 stars Sworn Brother, is number two in the Viking series and is another excellent read. A good story, nicely written and exhaustively researched. I thought at one point that it could perhaps do with having a bit more blood and thunder in it, but then I'm …
Now that I'm living in Denmark, for some reason I'm finding the Viking period of history more and more interesting. Must be something in the air.