Iceland: land of the sagas

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Harry N Abrams Incorporated, 1990 - Travel - 159 pages
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Review: Iceland: Land of the Sagas

User Review  - Andrew - Goodreads

Nice photos. The text is mostly about the medieval sagas, which I haven't read yet so I skipped through a lot of it to avoid spoilers. Read full review

Review: Iceland: Land of the Sagas

User Review  - Goodreads

Nice photos. The text is mostly about the medieval sagas, which I haven't read yet so I skipped through a lot of it to avoid spoilers. Read full review

Contents

OF MONKS AND VIKINGS
12
OF HORSES AND PUFFINS
40
LEAVES OF VELLUM 72 AND THE CLIFFS OF DRANGEY
72
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About the author (1990)

David Roberts, Reader in German at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, is coeditor of the journal "Thesis Eleven," He is the author of "The Indirections of Desire: Hamlet in Goethe's "Wilhelm Meister"" (1980) and other books.

Jon Krakauer is a part-time mountaineer and a full-time writer. He is a contributing editor at Outside magazine and writes for many national magazines and newspapers. He lives in Seattle, Washington.

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