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The Viking discovery of America : the excavation of a Norse settlement in L'Anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland

Author: Helge Ingstad; Anne Stine Ingstad
Publisher: New York : Checkmark Books, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combining a first-hand account of the Ingstads' discoveries with a history of Viking exploration, this archaeological survey refutes centuries of historical assumptions about Viking contact with the  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Helge Ingstad; Anne Stine Ingstad
ISBN: 0816047162 9780816047161
OCLC Number: 488885741
Description: vi, 194 s. : illustrations (some color), maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. Foreword iii --
2. Ships and Navigation 1 --
3. The Norse Community in Greenland 7 --
4. The Ancient Sources 29 --
5. The Grcenlendinga Saga 35 --
6. The Origin of Grcenlendinga Saga 63 --
7. Erik's Saga 69 --
8. Adam of Bremen 103 --
9. Maps 111 --
10. The Discovery of a Norse Settlement in America 123 --
11. L'Anse aux Meadows 129 --
12. The Excavation 141 --
13. Epilogue 171 --
14. Bibliography183 --
15. Index 188.
Responsibility: [Helge Ingstad & Anne Stine Ingstad].
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