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Eaters of the dead : the manuscript of Ibn Fadlan relating his experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922

Author: Michael Crichton
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1976.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fantasy fiction
Adaptations
Fiction
Fantastic fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Crichton, Michael, 1942-2008.
Eaters of the dead.
New York : Knopf, 1976
(OCoLC)565874635
Named Person: Aḥmad Ibn Faḍlān; Aḥmad Ibn Faḍlān
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Crichton
ISBN: 0394494008 9780394494005 9780061782633 0061782637 9780345354617 0345354613
OCLC Number: 1959473
Description: 193 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Michael Crichton.
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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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