University of Atlantia

Course Detail

The Varangian Guard

Instructor:
Meriorie Matheson


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA109-2/5 February 5, 2022
Crs #:
622
Date:
Sat Feb 05
Time:
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
8/∞
Room:
Training Yard
Course Category:
History
Track:
No track assigned
Description
Come learn about the mercenaries who defended an Empire! From their origins to their ultimate downfall, the Varangian guard defended the emporers of Byzantium. This class is an overview on their history, and suggestions for Varangian personas in the SCA. This class will be recorded.