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The ice-shirt

Author: William T Vollmann
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The time is the tenth century A.D. The newcomers are a proud and bloody-minded people whose kings once changed themselves into wolves. The Norse have advanced as implacably as a glacier from Iceland to the wastes of Greenland and from there to the place they call Vinland the Good. The natives are a bronze-skinned race who have not yet discovered iron and still see themselves as part of nature"--Publisher  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Vollmann, William T.
Ice-shirt.
New York : Viking, 1990
(OCoLC)555824767
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William T Vollmann
ISBN: 0670832391 9780670832392
OCLC Number: 21594711
Description: 415 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: by William T. Vollmann.

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"The time is the tenth century A.D. The newcomers are a proud and bloody-minded people whose kings once changed themselves into wolves. The Norse have advanced as implacably as a glacier from Iceland to the wastes of Greenland and from there to the place they call Vinland the Good. The natives are a bronze-skinned race who have not yet discovered iron and still see themselves as part of nature"--Publisher description.

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