Vikings 7 May 2022: Episode 1 on BBC Four

Vikings 7 May 2022: Episode 1 on BBC Four 11

Episode 1 of 3 – Neil Oliver heads for Scandinavia to reveal the truth behind the legend of the Vikings. In the first programme, Neil begins by discovering the mysterious world of the Vikings’ prehistoric ancestors. The remains of weapons-filled war boats, long-haired Bronze Age farmers and a Swedish site of a royal palace and gruesome pagan rituals conjure up an ancient past from which the Viking Age was to suddenly erupt.



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Neil Oliver goes in search of the truth about the Vikings beyond the accepted history of a band of blood-thirsty pirates raiding the peaceful monasteries of Christendom.

This show is broadcast on BBC Four, also known as the British Broadcasting Corporation.

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