The Battle of Stiklestad

Illustration

Emma Groeneveld
by Peter Nicolai Arbo
published on 31 May 2018

Artist's rendition of the Battle of Stiklestad in 1030 CE, an alleged (but not 100% proven to be historic) battle in which King Olaf II of Norway (also known as Olaf II Haraldsson, r. 1015-1028 CE) was killed by the opposing peasant army.

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