Sweden's early history was chronicled in the Norse Sagas, within which the first records of their legendary kings appeared. The conquests and expansion of the Vikings into central Europe wreaked havoc on unsuspecting settlements across the region. Over time the loosely collaborated Viking chiefdoms gave way to a united Swedish people. In the present-day, Sweden is known as a progressive and economically powerful nation.
Bonus influence with a great person gift to a city-state. When declaring friendship, Sweden and their friend both gain a bonus to great person generation.