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'Vikings' Creator on Ragnar's 'Unfinished Business' and the Show's Brave New Era

Vikings returns tonight at the dawn of a new era for Ragnar Lothbrok and his kin. The midseason finale jumped forward in time several years. Ragnar has returned to Kattegat, an old man left behind by history. His sons are grown men now, preparing to set off on their own legendary adventures. What's ahead for the Northmen? We got on the phone with Vikings creator Michael Hirst to talk about what comes next.

Ivar the Boneless was one of the leaders of the Great Heathen Army that invaded the lands now known as England. In Old Norse, he is known as Ívarr hinn Beinlausi and in Old English as Hyngwar. Ivar the Boneless was the son of Ragnar Lodbrok and Aslaug. He and his half brothers, Björn Ironside, Halfdan Ragnarsson, Hvitserk, Sigurd Snake-in-the-Eye and Ubba, had all grown up and set out to prove themselves as equals to their father. The half brothers raided and made wars far and wide. They…

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HERITAGE - 1: DIRECT LINE TO OUR DISTANT PAST. What Made Us English? Reading List for a Bygone Era

Land divided - at the time of Aelfred 'the Great' there was no England yet. That would follow, beginning in his grandson Aethelstan's time. Bit by bit over centuries England and English, kingdom, people and language came about


II. Hartvigus (who brave in battle). After his love has been rejected he went back in time to live in the cold north with vikings