Heimskringla: History of the Kings of Norway


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Beginning with the dim prehistory of the mythical gods and their descendants, Heimskringla recounts the history of the kings of Norway through the reign of Olaf Haraldsson, who became Norway's patron saint. Once found in most homes and schools and still regarded as a national treasure, Heimskringla influenced the thinking and literary style of Scandinavia over several centuries.

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Brand:
University of Texas Press
Manufacturer:
University of Texas Press
Category:
Mythology & Folk Tales
EAN:
9780292730618
ISBN:
0292730616
Edition:
Reprint
Author:
Snorri Sturluson
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Creator:
Lee M. Hollander
Publication Date:
1991-07-01
Binding:
Paperback
Item Weight:
3.3 pounds
Item Size:
1.75 x 9 x 6 inches
Package Weight:
2.6 pounds
Package Size:
6.06 x 1.81 x 8.9 inches

 


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