History Of Warfare, The: Viking Wars - The Norse Terror
During the long years of the Dark Ages, the inhabitants of coastal Britain has their first glimpse of an unfamiliar sight on the horizon, the infamous longships. It signaled fear and terror, and heralded the arrival of Viking raiders - the harbingers of death and destruction. The wolves of Odin were about to be unleashed again.
Viking Wars features powerful reconstructions of Dark Age warfare, state-of-the-art computer graphics, and dramatized "eye-witness" accounts filmed on the holy island of Lindesfarne. This program is a superb record of a savage period in British history and provides a rare glimpse into the extraordinary world of a remarkable people.