The Axe : The Master of Hestviken, Vol. 1
by Sigrid Undset


Overview - Soaringly romantic and psychologically nuanced, Undest's novel is also a meticulous re-creation of a world split between pagan codes of retribution and the rigors of Christian piety - a world where law is a fragile new invention and manslaughter is so common that it's punishable by fine.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Soaringly romantic and psychologically nuanced, Undest's novel is also a meticulous re-creation of a world split between pagan codes of retribution and the rigors of Christian piety - a world where law is a fragile new invention and manslaughter is so common that it's punishable by fine.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780679752738
  • ISBN-10: 0679752730
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • Publish Date: November 1994
  • Page Count: 304
  • Dimensions: 7.98 x 5.24 x 0.73 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.71 pounds

Series: Master of Hestviken #1

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