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The Viking Blood By Frederick William Wallace
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The Viking Blood is a Story of Seafaring written by Frederick William Wallace. Author of “Blue Water,” “The Shack-locker,” etc. Published by HODDER AND STOUGHTON LIMITED ... More > TORONTO in 1920< Less
The Viking Blood By Frederick William Wallace
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Bonny Janet McKinnon - good-hearted, healthy, quick-witted, and a pretty figure of a lass, though rather proud and vain-followed the baillie in his steps up the social ladder, and while a domestic in... More > the future Lord Provost's house, met handsome, rollicking Alec McKenzie, chief officer of the Sutton Liner Ansonia in the New York trade. ...With a chief engineer who loved her wonderful old compound engines and who was willing to drive them, McKenzie commenced clipping down the Ansonia's runs until one day she raced into Boston harbor an hour ahead of her best record twelve years before, and two days ahead of a rival company's crack ship, which had left Glasgow at the same time.< Less
The Viking Blood By Frederick William Wallace
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This book is a fictional depiction of the comming of age of a Scots boy sent to sea at the age of 13. For those familiar with the work of George MacDonald, a writer of fiction for young people in the... More > later half of the 19th century, the theme of this book will seem familiar. The greatest departure from MacDonald is the vividness and authenticity of the descriptions of life at sea on various types of sailing ships. This should not be surprising as Wallace apparently is writing from personal experience. This surmise is based on the extent of his non fiction work listed in the present bibliography. There are two transits of Cape Horn and many coasting and fishing voyages depicted that bring our young protaganist from the age of 13 to 21. One never knows till the very end whether the protagonist will survive. In this story one expects that Donald McKenzie will survive. This expectation does not lessen the suspense as to how he will survive each desperate situation.< 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
Only Vikings By David James Smith
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Do you have Viking blood in your veins? Where were your ancestors? Viking raids from annual chronicles, and handed down sagas, tell of warrior chiefs and exploration by sea. From the hardiest of... More > peoples mixing with those surviving the ice ages, through expansion east and west, they influenced the world. Battles were fought for territory with Charlemagne of France, Alfred of England, and Europe. Invited to rule as ‘Rus’ (Russia), and the ‘Northmen’ (Normandy) asked to defend France. Then, after the Battle of Hastings, they overran Britain. Today, descendants in Scandinavia are noted for peace awards and have provided an answer to ‘Brexit’.< Less
The Vikings of Helgeland By Henrik Ibsen
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The Vikings at Helgeland was written during 1857 and first performed at Christiania Norske Theater in Oslo on 24 November 1858. The scenes take place during the time of Erik Blood-axe in the north of... More > Norway in historic Helgeland. The play takes place at a time in which Norwegian society was adjusting from the tradition of Old Norse Sagas to the new era of Christianity. The play concerns the arrival of Ornulf, who with his 7 sons is seeking his daughter, Dagny, and foster-daughter, Hjordis, who were abducted and married by Sigurd and Gunnar, respectively. Tragedy compounded by conceptions of honour and duty lead to the deaths of all of Ornulf's sons, Sigurd and Hjordis. The plot is reminiscient of the Germanic myth of Sigmund and Brynhilde.< Less
Viking Vampires Voyage By Vianka Van Bokkem
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The snow this winter is so deep that humans are not traveling as usual with their dog sleds. I have not had blood in a few days and I am feeling weak. Suddenly I smelled human blood. I spotted two... More > humans from a distance. Fresh blood was slowly dripping on the white snow. They probably had an accident and were lost. My immortal life gets complicated when a good - looking nineteen - year old Viking vampire named Mikael asked for my help. During our sea voyage to free Norway from English vampires; I started having feelings towards Mikael's eighteen - year old brother Noak. My name is Klara and I am a Viking Vampire.< Less
Luke Banderloft and the Vikings of the Invincible Mug, Book 3 By Rocky Perry
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War has consumed the middle lands and threatens both the Blood and the Elven nations. Only Luke Banderloft and his McFarven pirates have the means to free the peoples in these lands. The means? The... More > long lost Blood fleet, The Invincible Mug. But as Luke navigates the seas to find them, he must also navigate his heart as he faces war, treachery and love.< Less
Blood Shine By Kevin Brown
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This book take place back in the A.D. 900's revolving around a fictional viking tribe known as the Sail's. The book is about a 25-year-old man Named Shine Sail who is captain of the tribes battle... More > ship. Most of the story is a flashback in wich he explians how his love for sailing and fighting beagn 10 years before. After his hard work he eventually earned his Rank as warrior and joined his father in battling their arch rivals the Chains and there leaders Aragon and Zorrolia who are rumord to own a necklace wich trapes the god's inside it. A battle evtntually take place but After fighting for a while however he manges to convince his family to abandon there idea of war craft and live in peace. Shine then returns home and continues to Sail troughout the corse of his life.< Less

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