Sentence Examples

  • If there was so little cohesion among the various provinces it is small wonder that Ireland fell such an easy prey to the Vikings in the next century.
  • At the outset the invaders arrived in small bodies, but as these met with considerable resistance large fleets commanded by powerful Vikings followed.
  • However cruel and rapacious the Vikings may have been, the work of disorder and ruin was not all theirs.
  • In 851 the Dublin Vikings succeeded in vanquishing the Danes after a three days' battle at Snaim Aignech (Carlingford Lough), whereupon the defeated party under their leader Horm took service with Cerball, king of Ossory.
  • There also came from the Western Islands'a fellowship of vikings seeking a free home in the north.

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