No ordinary princess here, this is a fantasy poem of a Viking princess battle ready, and battle hardened. A “shield maiden” as often called, and just itching for battle.
A fantasy poem describing the battle at Stamford Bridge in 1066 when a single Viking warrior held off the entire English army for over an hour to cover the escape of a retreating Viking force.
A surprise Viking raid is turned into a complete rout and Viking defeat when the king of the land sets a desperate trap. It is a fantasy poem of courage, battle, and survival.