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The Saga of the Jomsvikings
by Lee M. Hollander




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In the year A.D. 986, Earl Hakon, ruler of most of Norway, won a triumphant victory over an invading fleet of Danes in the great naval battle of Hjorunga Bay. Sailing under his banner were were were no fewer than five Icelandic skalds, the poet-historians of the Old Norse world. Like good war correspondence of the present, they went home after the battle to relate what they had seen and heard; and, being poets as well as reporters, no doubt they seasoned their versions well with imagination.

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In the year A.D. 986, Earl Hakon, ruler of most of Norway, won a triumphant victory over an invading fleet of Danes in the great naval battle of Hjorunga Bay. Sailing under his banner were were were no fewer than five Icelandic skalds, the poet-historians of the Old Norse world. Like good war correspondence of the present, they went home after the battle to relate what they had seen and heard; and, being poets as well as reporters, no doubt they seasoned their versions well with imagination.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780292776234
  • ISBN-10: 0292776233
  • Publisher: University of Texas Press
  • Publish Date: December 1988
  • Page Count: 116
  • Dimensions: 7.51 x 5.39 x 0.36 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.31 pounds


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