Eaters of the Dead: The Manuscript of Ibn Fadlan Relating His Experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922, Part 922
Knopf, 1976 - Fiction - 193 pages
It is 922 A.D. The refined Arab courtier Ibn Fadlan is accompanying a party of Viking warriors back to the north. Fadlan belatedly discovers that his job is to combat the terrors in the night that come to slaughter the Vikings--but just how he will do it, Fadlan has no idea....
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ikeman100 - LibraryThing
Fun read. Crichton is a great author. After all he brought us Jurassic Park and other great books. This book based on an interesting idea. What if he could show that that the famous Nordic story of ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - NickHowes - LibraryThing
Basis of a great adventure movie, this is the story of an Arab diplomat who is side-tracked into the land of the Norse as part of an attempt to thwart the attacks of the Eaters of the Dead, a bizarre ... Read full review