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Caddy ([personal profile] nocowardsoul) wrote in [community profile] historicalyafen2012-12-07 07:42 pm
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Byzantium, Varangian Guard

[personal profile] holyschist 2012-12-09 05:35 pm (UTC)(link)
Having just reread Rosemary Sutcliff's Blood Feud, about the establishment of the Varangian Guard, I'm finding myself really wanting fiction about the Varangian Guard or the Byzantine empire in general.