The reign of the Vikings started when Norwegian Vikings went westwards and southwards in Europe in the search for gold and rich goods to be plundered. So did the Danish Vikings too. The Swedish Vikings went eastwards. The Norwegian Viking ravaging started in 793 when the Lindisfarne monastery in the north of England was plundered […]
This is a famous battle for England’s history and it also has big importance. First it had impact for the second battle to come against William because it weakened the army of the opponent and they didn’t have time to recover. This gave William the perfect chance and he used it well.
How the Iberian Peninsula was conquered by the Umayyad Caliphate and controlled for hundreds of years. Detailed explanation of this famous battle from the perspective of the Gothic kingdom of Visigoths.