Viking London by Thomas Williams
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Overview: Thomas Williams returns with a brief history of the interaction between the Vikings and the British to tell the story of the occupation of London.The Vikings remoulded the world, changed the language, and upended the dynamics of power and trade. Monasteries and settlements burned, ancient dynasties were extinguished. And nowhere in these islands saw more aggression than London. Between 842 and 1016, the city was subjected repeatedly to serious assault. In this short history, bestselling historian Thomas Williams recounts the profound impact Viking raiders from the North had on London.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History