TITLE

Long Live the Vikings

PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;11/5/2004, Vol. 83 Issue 9, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on an ancient Viking burial site found in England. Discussion on how Peter Adams discovered the graveyard; Efforts of several archeologists to determine the graveyard; Items found in the burial site; Information on the other Viking burial sites in England.
ACCESSION #
14888547

 

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