The Saga Of The Volsungs

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Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520272994
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"This is a book of the highest importance. No one should attempt to teach about Viking society or claim to understand it without being familiar with this chilling and enduring myth.

The Saga Of The Volsungs

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Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141393696
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PENGUIN BOOKS THE SAGA OF THE VOLSUNGS Jesse L. Byock is Professor
of Old Norse and Medieval ... Saga, VikingAge Iceland (Penguin, 2001)anda
translationofThe Saga of KingHrolf Kraki, also published in Penguin Classics.

The Saga Of King Hrolf Kraki

Author: Jesse L Byock
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141914092
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Depicting a world of wizards, sorceresses and 'berserker' fighters - originally members of a cult of Odin - this is a compelling tale of ancient magic.

The Saga Of Grettir The Strong

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Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141937920
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A mesmerising combination of pagan ideals and Christian faith, this is a profoundly moving conclusion to the Golden Age of the saga writing.

Hrafnkel S Saga And Other Icelandic Stories

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Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141961422
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These fascinating tales deal with powerful human emotions, suffering and dignity at a time of profound transition, when traditional ideals were gradually yielding to a more peaceful pastoral lifestyle.

Sagas Of Warrior Poets

Author: Leifur Eiricksson
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141941588
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Kormak's Saga, The Saga of Hallfred Troublesome-Poet, The Saga of Gunnlaug Serpent-Tongue, The Saga of Bjorn, Champion of the Hitardal People, Viglund's Saga Set in the farmsteads of Viking age Iceland at a time when the old ethos of honour ...

Orkneyinga Saga

Author: Hermann Pálsson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780140443837
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A Norse saga recounts the conquest of the northern Scottish isles by the Viking kings of Norway during the ninth century