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Vikings - Norsemen  &   Sami   people
Early Scandinavian History    

Duncan MacDonald     
Jakarta   24   January   2021      
    You can download this e-book by Duncan MacDonald in mid 2021

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Ice Cap Europe
Ice Age Europe   approx 9,000 BCE

Glacier receding
Glacier receding - Norway

Odin ~ regarded as the principal god of Norse mythology.
Odin is a god of war, poetry, magic and wisdom. His job was to unlock the mysteries of the universe.
In appearance he was a tall, old man, with with a flowing beard and only one eye (the other he gave in exchange for wisdom).
He was usually depicted wearing a cloak and a wide brimmed hat and carrying a spear.

Thor, a temperamental thunder-god, fighting Giant Skrymir

Iduna apples
Idun, the goddess of youth, giving her Magic Golden Apples of Immortality, to other gods.

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Making Fire
Stone Age Men Making Fire

Sami people tent
Stone Age Sami people

Herding deer Sami herding reindeer

Norse couple
Bronze Age Norse couple at their village

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Bronze age boat
Bronze Age Norse Boat

Village Life
Iron Age   Norse   Hamlet

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Knarr Norse boat
Knarr - Norse cargo ship

Viking village
Viking   Village

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Viking Warriors
Viking Warriors

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