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The Vinland sagas : the Norse discovery of America

Author: Magnús Magnússon; Hermann Pálsson
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1965.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These two Icelandic sagas tell of the discovery of America by Norsemen five centuries before Christopher Columbus. In spare and vigorous prose they record Europe's first surprise glimpse of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Sagas
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Magnús Magnússon; Hermann Pálsson
ISBN: 0140441549 9780140441543
OCLC Number: 34781438
Description: 123 pages : maps ; 20 cm.
Contents: Graenlendinga saga --
Eirik's saga.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Grænlendinga saga.
Responsibility: translated with an introdction by Magnus Magnusson and Herman Pálsson.

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