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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 46 related to Graenlendinga saga.    

New Harbors New Hopes

Celia Lund - Fiction - 2011
An important part of early North American history began with the word of an Icelandic sailor who claimed that after being blown off course, he had sighted a new land through ...
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In Search of First Contact: The Vikings of Vinland, the Peoples of the ...

Annette Kolodny - History - 2012 - 426 pages
A radically new interpretation of two medieval Icelandic tales, known as the Vinland sagas, considering what the they reveal about native peoples, and how they contribute to ...
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The Book of Settlements: Landnámabók

Hermann Pálsson - History - 2007 - 159 pages
Iceland was the last country in Europe to become inhabited, and we know more about the beginnings and early history of Icelandic society than we do of any other in the Old ...
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The Far Traveler: Voyages of a Viking Woman

Nancy Marie Brown - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 306 pages
Offers a dramatic reconstruction of the life and times of Gudrid, a Viking woman who, according to Icelandic sagas, arrived in the New World, spent three years there, and gave ...
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The Last Vikings: The Epic Story of the Great Norse Voyagers

Kirsten A. Seaver - History - 2010 - 288 pages
`A fascinating investigation into one of the most elusive mysteries of the far North. Kirsten Seaver brings to life a wonderful cast of saga heroes, the Norse at their most ...
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Leif Eriksson: Viking Explorer of the New World

Cheryl L. DeFries - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2010 - 112 pages
"Examines the life of Viking explorer Leif Eriksson, including his explorations, his discovery of North America, and his legacy in American history"--Provided by publisher.
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The Viking

Alan Baker - History - 2004 - 224 pages
"Oh, Lord, save us from the rage of the Nordic people." -Ninth-century French prayer One moment they were a mere speck on the sea; the next, a murderous force slashing its way ...
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