Skip to comments.Secrets of the Viking Sword
Posted on 12/10/2012 9:24:14 AM PST by Renfield
Here's a link to a page with a nice video from Nova, about Viking swords, for all you Viking history buffs out there...
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I’ve seen this show. Lots of good info there. The Vikings produced some really fine weapons... And knew how to use them.
I like how the Ulfberht sword became such a well known and prized “brand” that even back in the day there was quite a problem with counterfeiting.
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