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From: (David Faux)
Subject: Re: Re: [DNA] R1b in Norway - Role of British Slaves
Date: Tue, 07 Jun 2005 19:49:27 +0000


Actually it does Shane if the slaves were to tend to the agricultural and animal husbandry tasks while large numbers of Norse males were away during these time while raiding.

David F.



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> One other thing I failed to mention. One of the reasons for Viking expansion is
> thought to be over
> population. In that environment, it doesn't make much sense to bring home more
> mouths to feed.
>
> Shane



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