The Last Battle Of The Vikings

2017
57:15

January 4, 2017

Expired 3.0 36 x
In October of 1263, King Hakon Hakonson stepped ashore at Largs to command his 900 Norwegian warrors against a force of 500 mounted Scottish knights. The calamitous events to follow at the Battle of Largs changed the future course and identity of a fledgling Scottish nation forever. Professor Jon Henderson rediscovers the incredible story of the last days of the Vikings, painting a vivid picture of Scotland and the brutal men who came over the North Sea in longships. (From the UK) (Documentary)...
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