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This compilation of seven stories is quite impressive!
They are set in different times and places, from Newfoundland to
Constantinople, and feature Vikings of all stripes.
All of the chapters are in black and white and are drawn and written by
a variety of artists and writers.
The stories are all interesting for different reasons and describe
Viking culture in many ways.
Perhaps the most amazing story centers on a man who is outlawed for
three years because he killed another man and how he survives the
Also, a curious choice is a chapter that uses the speech John F. Kennedy
gave in 1962 that galvanized the space race and shows Vikings striking
out from Greenland to encounter the unknown.
This is a solid anthology. Get a copy.
The comic book's
Jack Press, can be found here
The comic book can be purchased here.
(posted September 27, 2016)