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To celebrate Vikings Live, we have replaced our Roman alphabet with the runic alphabet used by the Vikings, the Scandinavian ‘Younger Futhark’. The ‘Younger Futhark’ has only 16 letters, so we have used some of the runic letters more than once or combined two runes for one Roman letter.

For an excellent introduction to runes, we recommend Martin Findell’s book published by British Museum Press.

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Photograph (black and white); Annie Maudslay wearing dress and holding a parasol standing at the front of her house Zavaleta; two unidentified woman standing at the back; rockery garden at the front, hills with scattered trees either side of house. Near Oaxaca, Mexico. 
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