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Saga of Havardur of Isafjord

£9.99

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Condition: used very good++. Very light shelf wear to dj only.

We learn about Medieval Iceland from its literature and this saga illustrates many of its interesting sociological, political, economic and cultural dimensions. In this 13th-century story Havardur is an old man, a great viking in his time but now living with his wife and son Olafur. When Olafur is killed it sets off a chain of revenge killings, law suits and settlements.

The saga provides a window on to the political economy and social order in Medieval Iceland, also contained in this volume is an extended essay on the political, economic and cultural background.

Item details

Author(s):
Durrenburger E. Paul and Dorothy
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
22x14.5cm
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1874312192
ISBN-13:
9781874312192
Number of pages:
100
Publisher:
Hisarlic Press (UK), 1996
Title:
Saga of Havardur of Isafjord

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About this item

Condition: used very good++. Very light shelf wear to dj only.

We learn about Medieval Iceland from its literature and this saga illustrates many of its interesting sociological, political, economic and cultural dimensions. In this 13th-century story Havardur is an old man, a great viking in his time but now living with his wife and son Olafur. When Olafur is killed it sets off a chain of revenge killings, law suits and settlements.

The saga provides a window on to the political economy and social order in Medieval Iceland, also contained in this volume is an extended essay on the political, economic and cultural background.

Author(s):
Durrenburger E. Paul and Dorothy
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
22x14.5cm
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1874312192
ISBN-13:
9781874312192
Number of pages:
100
Publisher:
Hisarlic Press (UK), 1996
Title:
Saga of Havardur of Isafjord

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