history-behind-game-of-thrones.com
The Ironborn and the Viking Warrior: An Interview with Ian Stephenson
One of the more direct parallels between George R.R. Martin's characters and historical cultures is that of the Ironborn and Vikings. Theon Greyjoy spent his formative years away from Pyke, in a foreign land amongst a society that could not be more different from the Ironborn. The Ironborn are fierc