By reading this book you will learn about the history and religion of the Norse, the background to their beliefs and become familiar with the Nordic gods. This book lets you find out about the numerous gods such as Thor, Odin, Loki the Valkyries and learning about their origins and legends. You will learn the fantastic and gloomy fate of Ragnarok, and what it meant for the Norse gods and humans.
Harald Pedersen has bachelor's degree in behavioral science and a masters degree in psychology from Aahus University, Denmark. He is also a hobby historian and has published books on historical/biographical topics. Currently he is involved in medieval excavations at sites in northern Europe. He is also a member of the historic Haithabu commission, and occasionally give lectures at local universities.