Viking Age Iceland

Author: Jesse L Byock
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141937653
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'Viking Age Iceland' is an engaging, multi-disciplinary work bringing together findings in anthropology and ethnography interwoven with historical fact and masterful insights into the popular Icelandic sagas, this is a brilliant ...

Icelanders In The Viking Age

Author: William R. Short
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786456079
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The Sagas of Icelanders are enduring stories from Viking-age Iceland filled with love and romance, battles and feuds, tragedy and comedy. Yet these tales are little read today, even by lovers of literature.

Eric Brighteyes A Novel Of Viking Age Iceland

Author: Henry Rider Haggard
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 8026853342
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Historical Novel Based on Icelandic Saga Henry Rider Haggard. BRIGHTEYES A
Novel of Viking Age Iceland Henry Rider Haggard Eric Brighteyes (A Novel of
Viking Age. Front Cover.

Mythic Iceland

Author: Pedro Ziviani
ISBN: 9781568823522
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They also found the land to be teeming with spirits of nature and mythic creatures. This book aims to bring to life the world of the Icelandic Sagas and fairy tales, using the Basic Roleplaying system.

Women In The Viking Age

Author: Judith Jesch
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
ISBN: 0851153607
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Through runic inscriptions and behind the veil of myth, Jesch discovers the true story of viking women.

The Viking Age

Author: Angus A. Somerville
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1442608676
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The colonization of the NorthAtlantic islands, commonly referred to by modern
writers as the North Atlantic Saga, was a significant and lasting accomplishment
ofthe VikingAge. The Faeroes, Iceland, and Greenland may seem bleak and ...

Landscapes Of Gender Age And Cosmology

Author: Ruth Ann Maher
Publisher: BAR International
ISBN: 9781407311470
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This is achieved by integrating Cognitive, Landscape and Mortuary theory; and Gender and Age approaches to the burial sites of pre-Christian Viking period Iceland.

Ideology And Power In The Viking And Middle Ages

Author: Gro Steinsland
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004205063
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This book analyses the Nordic pre-Christian ideology of rulership, and its confrontation with, survival into and adaptation to the European Christian ideals during the transition from the Viking to the Middle Ages from the ninth to the ...

Iceland S Networked Society

Author: Tara Carter
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004293345
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In Iceland’s Networked Society, Tara Carter examines how Viking Age Iceland, despite being positioned at the margins of competing empires, achieved social complexity on its own terms by successfully managing ties to key players in a ...