The Dark Ages and the Vikings (Graphic Medieval History)
|Rating||:||4.81 (660 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||48 Pages|
suzietoo said Good Reading, But Just For Adults. It's actually good because it is, in my opinion, not "ironed over" for children. Really violent, but tells it like it was. Not badly written and pretty good art for a graphic novel. I enjoyed it.
Three historic battles, from the arrival of the Vikings in early Britain to the Norman invasion, are told in graphic novel format: In 793, the sacking of Lindisfarne is the first Viking raid on Britain; At Ediginton, Alfred the Great defends the kingdom of Wessex from Vikings in 878; In 1066, English forces, exhausted from fighting the Vikings, face