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Vikings: Were the Northmen the first religious fanatical suicide squads? (S +)


Legends and myths entwine around the bloodthirsty berserkers, but what made the Vikings so mad? Medical historians see parallels with fanatical religious suicide commands.

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Berserker actor (film scene from »Northmen«, 2014): Laboriously released furor

Photo: Anchor Bay / Everett Col / ddp

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