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The Vinland Sagas: The Norse Discovery of America Study Guide By BookRags.com
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The Vinland Sagas: The Norse Discovery of America Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of The Vinland Sagas: The Norse Discovery of America by Anonymous. It includes a detailed... More > Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion on The Vinland Sagas: The Norse Discovery of America.< Less
A Handbook Of Norse Mythology By Karl Mortensen
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THIS popular presentation of the myths and sagas which took shape here in the North but whose foundation is common property of all the people who speak a Gothic-Germanic language, first appeared in... More > 1898 and has been used since then in the study of Norse Mythology in the high schools and universities of all the Scandinavian countries.... I find great satisfaction in having my work put into the world's most comprehensive language and placed before students in the United States, where I have so many friends, where so many relatives and fellow-countrymen have found a home and a future, and toward which country we Northerners look with the deepest admiration and respect for the mighty forces which are seeking to control material things and to break new ground in the infinite realms of the intellect.< Less
From Saga's Hall: Norse Myths from a Different Point of View By Susan C. Eaves
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Traditional stories from Norse mythology, told from a female point of view. Each story is told from the perspective of a woman, or women, in the story.
From Saga's Hall: Norse Myths from a Different Point of View By Susan C. Eaves
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Traditional stories from Norse mythology, told from a female point of view. Each story is told from the perspective of a woman, or women, in the story.
Norse Mythology: Nordic Mythology Its Gods And History By Harald Pedersen
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Are you fascinated by the characters and myths of Thor and Odin, and eager to learn more about the Nordic gods, the significance of Ragnarok and the history of Norse mythology? By reading this book... More > you will learn about the history of Norse mythology and become familiar with the Nordic gods. This book provides clear information about the numerous gods such as Thor, Odin, Loki, the Valkyries as you learn about their origins and legends. Discover the gloomy fate of Ragnarok, and what it meant for the gods and people of that mystic time. This book reveals not only the myths of Norse mythology, but also provides the reader with historical background information of the Norse people, their developments, their history, and Ragnarok. It reveals and explains many of the sagas and legends, and you will become familiar with the most important mystic places, legends, poems, and anecdotes of the Nordic gods and their meanings for humans.< Less
The Hrafnista Sagas By Ben Waggoner
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The Norwegian island of Hrafnista was long remembered in medieval Iceland as the ancestral home of a family of powerful chieftains, who were said to have faced and triumphed over dangers ranging from... More > tyrant kings, to storms and famines, to giants, dragons, and sorcery. Descendants of these Men of Hrafnista settled in Iceland and gave rise to prominent families, who passed on tales of their ancestors for generations until they were written down. For the first time, the Old Norse sagas of the Men of Hrafnista—the Saga of Ketil Salmon, the Saga of Grim Shaggy-Cheek, the Saga of Arrow-Odd, and the Saga of An Bow-Bender—have been collected in one volume, in English translation. Enter the world of Viking legend and lore with these tales of high adventure.< Less
The Hrafnista Sagas By Ben Waggoner
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The Norwegian island of Hrafnista was long remembered in medieval Iceland as the ancestral home of a family of powerful chieftains, who were said to have faced and triumphed over dangers ranging from... More > tyrant kings, to storms and famines, to giants, dragons, and sorcery. Descendants of these Men of Hrafnista settled in Iceland and gave rise to prominent families, who passed on tales of their ancestors for generations until they were written down. For the first time, the Old Norse sagas of the Men of Hrafnista—the Saga of Ketil Salmon, the Saga of Grim Shaggy-Cheek, the Saga of Arrow-Odd, and the Saga of An Bow-Bender—have been collected in one volume, in English translation. Enter the world of Viking legend and lore with these tales of high adventure.< Less
Viking Saga By Mark Coakley
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VIKING SAGA is a pulse-pounding literary historical thriller, set in 793 AD, when Norway was ruled by many small kingdoms and folk still worshipped the old gods. Halfdan the Black -- a young fighter... More > and beer-soaked poet, with a Norse father and African mother -- vows revenge for the killing of his king. Halfdan's fate leads him through actual historical events, such as the raid on England's Lindisfarne nunnery and the first Norse contacts with Christianity. This spare, cunningly ironic novel is set against a brutal backdrop of life in the "Dark Ages", and features violent action, a unique love-story, odd twists, cool humour, primitive poems and more. Well-researched and fast-moving, VIKING SAGA follows Halfdan the Black as he battles, boozes and rhymes his way to revenge, love, wisdom ... and becoming Norway's first king.< Less
Viking Saga By Mark Coakley
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Viking Saga is a pulse-pounding literary historical thriller, set in 793 AD, when Norway was ruled by many small kingdoms and folk still worshipped the old gods. Halfdan the Black -- a young fighter... More > and beer-soaked poet, with a Norse father and African mother -- vows revenge for the killing of his king. Halfdan's fate leads him through actual historical events, such as the raid on England's Lindisfarne nunnery and the first Norse contacts with Christianity. This spare, cunningly ironic novel is set against a brutal backdrop of life in the "Dark Ages", and features violent action, a unique love-story, odd twists, cool humour, primitive poems and more. Well-researched and fast-moving, Viking Saga follows Halfdan the Black as he battles, boozes and rhymes his way to revenge, love, wisdom ... and becoming the first king of a unified Norway.< Less
Þórvald's Saga By Colin Claymore
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For years uncounted there was strife between the house of Jarl Hoskuld and the folk of Hráfndal, whose chieftain was the King of the Northmen in the west. Over time, this blood feud... More > encompassed much of their world and proved costly for both sides. When the King is slain in battle, his sons Ulfrík, Einarr, and Þórvald are bound by honor and the customs of their people to seek vengeance upon his killer. Before they can do this, however, they must first outlast the fury of their enemies and escape to their own territory.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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