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The Vikings came from Scandinavia
Killing and burning everyone, they destroyed everything in their way,
Strong and fast “Dragon Ships”
Vikings were looking for new land and fortune
They occupied a large part of north-east England and named it Danelaw, their settlement was Yorvik (York)
By the VIII century England was divided into small kingdoms
In 1042 Edward the Confessor became king. He had a brother-in -law (Harold) who also wanted to be a king
In 1051 a war started between Edward and Harold. Edward won and wanted the Duke William to be a king after his death
After Edward’s death in 1066 Harold usurped the Crown, William was furious and decided to fight. The battle began in October 14.
But at that moment Harold was fighting against the Vikings who were defeated, it was the last time they came.
That’s why William was stronger and he gained the Battle of Hastings