This Viking Princess Burned a City and Killed Those Who Suggested Remarriage

Olga of Kiev single-handedly defended her kingdom

Saint Olga, painted by Nikolay Bruni (1901)
Saint Olga, painted by Nikolay Bruni (1901) | Image by Wikipedia, altered by the author

Once upon a time in the Middle Ages in Eastern Europe, there was a federation of Slavic and Finno-Ugric peoples called Kievan Rus’. It covered parts of today’s Russia, Belarus, and Ukraine.

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Maria Milojković, MA

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