Tag: Tidbits

Botanical Origins of Magical Ingredients

In The Old Man’s Request: Book One of The Utgarda Trilogy, the protagonists find that they need to create a magic powder: Share List

What is Glagolitic?

Anna Rykov is an expert in interpreting Glagolitic runes in The Utgarda Trilogy. Share List

Who Were the Varangians?

The Varangians were the subject of Anna Rykov’s anthropological studies in The Utgarda Trilogy.  But the Varangians actually did exist.  The Varangians were Viking traders who travelled down the rivers of Russia and Eastern Europe during the Middle Ages. The Viking protaginists depicted in…

Who is Harry Lamb?

Harold Lamb is a medical doctor and one of the protagonists of the Utgarda Trilogy. Share List

Who is Sean O’Malley?

Father Sean O’Malley is a Catholic priest and one of the protagonists of the Utgarda Trilogy. Share List