The Vikings have a reputation for their violent raids upon other countries, but is this the full picture? Viking society was a mixture of the free and slaves; they farmed, were great traders and liked telling stories, they were skilled craftsmen and expert ship builders; they enjoyed board games and had a range of musical instruments. But Viking life was harsh, men were expected to be tough and the best way to die, was young and in battle. Come and find out who the Vikings really were and how they lived.Views: 199 | Enquiries: 1
Sandy Leong is married to a Malaysian, spending time living and working in Malaysia. She is a professional speaker, trainer & published author and historian; she has had a lifelong career as an educator & developer of people working in the UK & the Far East; she is a qualified teacher, past CEO of a Racial Equality Council, Guest Lecturer at Universities, and Colleges of Further Education. She is Immediate Past President of a Speakers Club & an active member of the National Association of Speakers Clubs, & Chair of a Board of Trustees of a large Charity. She speaks regularly at Conferences, & to a wide range of groups including, W.I’s, U3A‘s & Historical Societies & as an After Dinner Speaker and is a guest lecturer with P & O, Fred Olsen and Thomson Cruise Lines.
Her specialist areas are the Vikings and the Tudors.
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