> From @HEARN.nic.SURFnet.nl:[log in to unmask] Thu Mar 10 13:23:09
> What's this I hear about the early warriors painting themselves blue and
> rushing (naked) their opponents on the battlefield, scaring them half to
> I have heard this from others but never substantiated with a source. Do any
> you have any more to say on the matter -- sources where this could be looked
This behavior is usually attributed to the Picts. Although good proof is
hard to come by. However, the name Pict (given to them by the Romans)
literally means colored or tatooed.
I've got a list of interesting books on Picts SOMEWHERE (I hope) if you're
interested in doing a little research.
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