The first Viking invasion of England happened 1,224 years ago this month…

Posted June 16, 2017 11:13 pm by Editor

The first Viking invasion of England happened 1,224 years ago this month…

The Vikings were arguably the most destructive force in early medieval Europe. Libraries burned. Rare works of art looted and lost forever. Towns and villages wiped off the landscape. Lives destroyed. And the future of England, Ireland, and France—the primary targets of the Norsemen—placed in severe jeopardy. And this month of June marks the 1224th anniversary of when the apocalypse began…

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