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Stories of the Norsemen

Author: Johanna Johnston
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Garden City Books, 1959.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Describes the early voyages and explorations which finally led them to be the "first European discoverers of North America. Eric the Red, Leif the Lucky, Bjarni, Thorwald and his predecessors are all here woven into a context of battle, insatiable curiosity, and strong family affiliation"--Kirkus reviews.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Johanna Johnston
OCLC Number: 1408737
Description: 88 pages : illustrations
Contents: Stories of the Norsemen --
Erik the Red --
Lief the Lucky --
In Bjarni's path --
Viland the good --
Thorwald and the Indians --
Thorfinn Karlsevni.
Responsibility: Joanna Johnston ; illustrated by W.T. Mars.

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Describes the early voyages and explorations which finally led them to be the "first European discoverers of North America. Eric the Red, Leif the Lucky, Bjarni, Thorwald and his predecessors are all here woven into a context of battle, insatiable curiosity, and strong family affiliation"--Kirkus reviews.

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