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Ep 16: Gospel (The Book of Kells)

In 1007 the Book of Kells was stolen from the monastery at Kells and it was gone for two months and 20 nights, eventually found without its gold and with a sod over it. Vikings raided the monastery at Iona in 795. They burned the monastery in 802. Vikings attacked again in 806; 68 monks...


 2018-10-05  50m