The Year in Review: 1014

We take a look back at the year that was – but we go back a thousand years to 1014. It was an eventful year, with the death of kings, the crowning of an emperor, two major battles and a tsunami hitting parts of Europe.

You can learn more about:

The Battle of Clontarf in Irish History and Legend

The Danish Conquest: 1000 Years

Was Cnut a True Christian, or Just a Shrewd Politician?

Aethelred the Unready

Basil II and the government of Empire (976-1025)

Perpetuus Rex Norvegiae and Pyratarum Dux: Olaf Haraldsson’s Conversion of Norway and The Presence of Norman Power in Northern Europe

The Tale of Genji


1014 year in review

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