Did Viking explorers drop the Norse coin found in Maine? http://www.ancient-origins.net/artifacts-other-artifacts/controversial-origins-maine-penny-norse-coin-america-020241
- Thursday, 30 April 2015 10:10
This is another one of those fascinating archaeological mysteries. This Norse penny dates to the reign of King Olaf III, between AD 1065-1080. But it was found in an Native American archaeological site, the Goddard site in Maine, that dates to between AD 1180-1235. How did the Norse penny get there? Ah…that’s a good question!
Vikings in North America on bestseller lists!
- Wednesday, 01 April 2015 12:46
We are so excited that our non-fiction article about Vikings in North America, to be released on April 21st, is already #6 on the Amazon bestseller list for its category. Thanks so much, everyone. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00TDPZ56M?ref%5F=pd%5Fsim%5Fb%5F2&refRID=1T94B4841YZSBS14571D&pldnSite=1