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Unformatted text preview: o beer Food grain growing, fisherman, hunters, mushrooms Women and family o Woman ran the household o Skjoldm shield girl, carry a warriors shield into battle o Married between 12 &15 Can divorce Without a reason = no property Babies stay with mother, grown children split up 1 Raiding/War because they could, almost always successful Ships Drakeen (dragon head) (40-100 men) o Sea Worthy and trade down rivers Types of Raids - Spoils - Settle down o England Alfred the Great Is able to stop the Vikings (878) o Frankish lands Normans Rolf o Ireland Dublin founded and became a major trading city o Iceland and further West Shows that they are good business men switch the names of Greenland and Iceland o Constantinople Never successful Always paid off o Russia 2...
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- Fall '09