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Heimskringla; history of the kings of Norway.

Author: Snorri Sturluson; Lee M Hollander
Publisher: Austin, Published for the American-Scandinavian Foundation by the University of Texas Press [1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells how the scions of the mythical gods and their descendants, the Swedish kings, colonised and subdued Norway, shire by shire, until King Harald Fairhair united the whole realm. This book reflects  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Snorri Sturluson, 1179?-1241.
Heimskringla.
Austin : Published for the American-Scandinavian Foundation by the University of Texas Press, ©1964
(OCoLC)572962847
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Snorri Sturluson; Lee M Hollander
ISBN: 0292730616 9780292730618 0292732627 9780292732629
OCLC Number: 638953
Description: xxvi, 854 pages illustrations, maps (some folded) 24 cm
Contents: The saga of the Ynglings --
The saga of Hálfdan the Black --
The saga of Harald Fairhair --
The saga of Hákon the Good --
The saga of Harald Graycloak --
The saga of Ōláf Tryggvason --
Saint Ōláf's saga --
The saga of Magnús the Good --
The saga of Harald Sigurtharson (Hardruler) --
The saga of Ōláf the Gentle --
The saga of Magnús Barelegs --
The saga of the sons of Magnús --
The saga of Magnús the Blind and Harald Gilli --
The saga of the sons of Harald --
The saga of Hákon the Broadshouldered --
The saga of Magnús Erlingsson.
Other Titles: History of the Kings of Norway.
Responsibility: Translated with introd. and notes by Lee M. Hollander.

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"Among the many contibutions to world literature that ancient Iceland has given us, Heimskringla stands out as one of the truly monumental works. Among medieval European histories in the vernacular Read more...

 
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