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From: John Carr <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] R1b in Norway - Role of British Slaves
Date: Tue, 7 Jun 2005 17:20:10 -0700
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On Jun 7, 2005, at 12:49 PM, David Faux wrote:

> 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.

And fathering children. Histories of the Vikings indicate they had
what we would call a liberal attitude about sex and parentage.

John Carr


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