A Viking Voyage: In Which an Unlikely Crew Attempts an Epic Journey to the New World

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Ebury, Sep 1, 2000 - Historical reenactments - 305 pages
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User Review  - nandadevi - LibraryThing

An excellent book, on par with Tim Severin's 'Sindbad Voyage' and well ahead of anything by Thor Heyerdhal. Hodding decides to retrace the route of Viking seafarers from Greenland to Newfoundland in ... Read full review

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User Review  - karen_o - LibraryThing

A thoroughly enjoyable book. This account of a modern day group of (mostly inexperienced) men undertaking to recreate as closely as possible the Viking voyages from Greenland to Newfoundland is ... Read full review


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W. Hodding Carter, the author of Westward Whoa!: In the Wake of Lewis and Clark, is a popular journalist known for this humorous adventure pieces in Outside, Esquire, and numerous other national publications. He lives with his wife and three daughters in Maine.

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