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Beliefs and myths of Viking Britain

Author: Martyn J Whittock
Publisher: London : Heinemann, ©1997.
Series: Romans, Saxons, Vikings.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the pagan beliefs, customs and myths of the first Vikings to arrive in Britain. Introduces the Pagan gods, their families, heroes and legendary creatures; then considers why many Vikings later converted to Christianity. Includes pictures of Viking artefacts and remains. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martyn J Whittock
ISBN: 0431059780 9780431059785
OCLC Number: 39216261
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimile, map, plan ; 27 cm.
Series Title: Romans, Saxons, Vikings.
Responsibility: Martyn Whittock.

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