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NOVA: Secrets of the Viking Sword [DVD] [English] [2012]
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NOVA: Secrets of the Viking Sword
The secrets behind the design and construction of the Vikings' Ulfberht sword, which was made between A.D. 800-1000, are revealed by master blacksmith Ric Furrer, who reverse engineers the sturdy weapon. Experts have also wondered where the high-carbon steel used in the blade came from, given that it wasn't used elsewhere in Europe at the time. Clues unearthed from Viking graves, however, point to an answer: traders who ventured to Persia or Afghanistan. ~ Jeff Gemmill, Rovi

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