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The Resource The Vinland sagas : the Norse discovery of America, translated by Magnus Magnusson and Hermann Pálsson

The Vinland sagas : the Norse discovery of America, translated by Magnus Magnusson and Hermann Pálsson

Label
The Vinland sagas : the Norse discovery of America
Title
The Vinland sagas
Title remainder
the Norse discovery of America
Statement of responsibility
translated by Magnus Magnusson and Hermann Pálsson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One of the most arresting stories in the history of exploration, these two Icelandic sagas tell of the discovery of America by Norsemen five centuries before Christopher Columbus. In spare and vigorous prose they record Europe's first surprise glimpse of the eastern shores of North America and the natives who inhabited them
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 970'.013
  • 839.63
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Magnusson, Magnus
  • Hermann Pálsson
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Sagas
  • America
  • History
Label
The Vinland sagas : the Norse discovery of America, translated by Magnus Magnusson and Hermann Pálsson
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Contents: Graenlendinga saga - Eirik's saga
Control code
9780140441543
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780140441543
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The Vinland sagas : the Norse discovery of America, translated by Magnus Magnusson and Hermann Pálsson
Publication
Contents
Contents: Graenlendinga saga - Eirik's saga
Control code
9780140441543
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780140441543
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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