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Untold Story of Female Viking with Scottish Ancestry Brought to Life

Posted by Jean-Yves on Oct 7, 2020

An Taistealaiche/The Far Traveller looks at the life of Gudridur Thorbjarnardottir, the granddaughter of a slave in Scotland.

Her epic story has been pulled together by BBC ALBA using the Icelandic Sagas, written in the 12th and 13th centuries, and modern archaeological discoveries in the broadcaster’s first Icelandic co-production.

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