On the other hand, it was not unusual to see a few nuclear families living within the same dwelling.
It is hard to imagine that these savage people might have had any lasting impact on Western Civilization besides, perhaps, the terror of their memory.
And indeed, that terror alone would change the course of history in profound ways.
Further, many historical events are associated with Vikings, but these events aren't the main topic of this article.
Here, the Viking's way of life will be examined more closely.