Map: Location of Geats, Danes and Swedes

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In the Beowulf epic, the lead character - Beowulf - is a Geat.  Where did he live? 

This map depicts the general location where Scandinavian people, including the Geats, lived (or may have lived). It also depicts the location of Heorot, which plays a key role in the story.

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Credits

Map image online, courtesy University of Idaho.

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