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Ukrainian Trident/Tryzub was also the Coat of Arms of the Viking ruling dynasty of...

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"Most historians agree that the medieval symbol was not intended as depicting a trident, but...

Austrian page in Ukraine’s history. (Quotes from a Yale Professor’s book)

PREVIOUS PART "The lands of the Commonwealth seized by Austria in the partitions of 1772 and...

Lagertha could be a proper symbol of Kiev Rus – Ukraine

Katheryn Winnick - born in Etobicoke, Ontario, and is of Ukrainian descent. She spoke Ukrainian as her first language and did not begin speaking English until she...

Name “Ukraine” means “(Living) on the Edge, Defending Civilization”

"Krai" in Slavic languages means "country". Polish movement "Armija Krajova" during WWII translates as "Home(land) Army"...

Lord Byron’s one of the most famous poems devoted to a Ukrainian Hetman

Mazeppa is a narrative poem written by the English romantic poet Lord Byron in 1819. It is based on a popular legend about...

Kiev Rus and its legacy

- 1043 Yaroslav sends his flotilla from Kiev to demand money from Byzantium. Constantinople refuses, tries...

The Biggest Kingdom of Medieval Europe run by Vikings dynasty you may have never...

Some dates and facts first - 860 a.c. In the summer of that year Vikings flotilla...

Harold Hardrada while serving as the commander of the Byzantine Varangian Guard, sent his...

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" When he was fifteen years old, in 1030, Harald fought in the Battle of Stiklestad together with his half-brother Olaf Haraldsson (later...

Term “Little Russia” and the beginning of occupation of Ukraine (Quotes from a Yale...

Just last week a Ukrainian historian and politician stated that it has come a time to name the time...

Ukraine, the homeland of Scythians [Video]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_1OVwuCdkK4

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