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Discover what Vikings did when they were at home in this fun medieval history and literature podcast about the Icelandic sagas. Hosted by two medieval literature professors with beards.

July 31, 2014

Saga Brief 2: Holmgang, or The Icelandic Art of Dueling

In this episode, John and Andy square off in a fight for the ages as Saga Thing examines the Icelandic art of dueling. 

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The Duel at Skiringshal by Johannes Flintoe