The Far Traveler

Author: Nancy Marie Brown
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547539398
Size: 71.10 MB
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Joining scientists experimenting with cutting-edge technology and the latest archaeological techniques, and tracing Gudrid’s steps on land and in the sagas, Nancy Marie Brown reconstructs a life that spanned—and expanded—the bounds of ...

The Far Traveler

Author: Nancy Marie Brown
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780156033978
Size: 33.49 MB
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Offers a dramatic reconstruction of the life and times of Gudrid, a Viking woman who, according to Icelandic sagas, arrived in the New World, spent three years there, and gave birth to a baby, before sailing home some five hundred years ...

The Far Traveler

Author: Nancy Marie Brown
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780151014408
Size: 13.24 MB
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Offers a dramatic reconstruction of the life and times of Gudrid, a Viking woman who, according to Icelandic sagas, arrived in the New World, spent three years there, and gave birth to a baby, before sailing home some five hundred years ...

Song Of The Vikings

Author: Nancy Marie Brown
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1137073713
Size: 52.99 MB
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In Song of the Vikings, award-winning author Nancy Marie Brown brings Snorri Sturluson's story to life in a richly textured narrative that draws on newly available sources.

A Good Horse Has No Color

Author: Nancy Marie Brown
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811707046
Size: 53.88 MB
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After several visits to study Icelandic sagas, Nancy Brown returns to Iceland to search for the perfect Icelandic horse, one she can bring back to her Pennsylvania farm and make her own.

Women In The Viking Age

Author: Judith Jesch
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
ISBN: 0851153607
Size: 33.22 MB
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Through runic inscriptions and behind the veil of myth, Jesch discovers the true story of viking women.

The Abacus And The Cross

Author: Nancy Marie Brown
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0465022952
Size: 38.37 MB
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InThe Abacus and the Cross, Nancy Marie Brown skillfully explores the new learning Gerbert brought to Europe.

Women In Old Norse Society

Author: Jenny Jochens
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801485206
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Jenny Jochens captures in fascinating detail the lives of women in pagan and early Christian Iceland and Norway: their work, sexual behavior, marriage customs, reproductive practices, familial relations, leisure activities, religious ...