Earl Ragnar’s elderly father, Ravn, is a ‘skald’ (a Viking poet and wise man). Given his considerable life experience, he is philosophical about the struggles of the Danes and is able to impart his wisdom to young Uhtred, who often acts as the eyes of blind Ravn.
Regina Konig O Konig Newgrange Jennings Brusca Kattagat Nato, Playing the fictional Earl Ragnar. Ragnar was in fact a Duke of the kokrrkok and a Saint of Kattagat Army. Michael Hurst created a fictional character who was earl and not second in line to the throne right after Duke Saint Rollo Lothbrok. www.kokrrkok.com
forged-by-fantasy: Ragnar Lothbrok is a restless young warrior and family man who longs to find and conquer new lands across the sea and claim the spoils as his own. Now he is an earl and with more power than ever before, his desire to sail west and explore new kingdoms remains unquenchable. Ragnar feels a deep affinity for the Norse god Odin. This powerful deity is the god of warriors slain in battle and is also the god of curiosity.