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The Norse Atlantic Saga: Being the Norse Voyages of Discovery and Settlement to Iceland, Greenland, and North America

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  • Title: The Norse Atlantic Saga: Being the Norse Voyages of Discovery and Settlement to Iceland, Greenland, and North America
  • Author: Gwyn Jones
  • ISBN: 9780192158864
  • Page: 374
  • Format: Hardcover

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The Norse Atlantic Saga: Being the Norse Voyages of Discovery and Settlement to Iceland, Greenland, and North America

About "Gwyn Jones"

  1. Gwyn Jones

    Professor of English from 1940, writer, translator and academic Chairman of the Welsh Arts Council, CBE, holder of the Knight s Cross of the Order of the Falcon 1963 and the Commander s Cross 1987 of Iceland.

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  1. This is a great study of the Viking Age discovery and settlement of Iceland, Greenland and Vinland by Gwyn Jones and an excellent companion to his well known History of The Vikings.Jones divides the book into two sections, the first of which is his own exploration of the source material, archaeology, ship building and Viking sailing techniques In the second part, jones gives translations of the source material The selection includes translations of The Book of Icelanders, The Book of Settlement [...]


  2. This review of The Norse Atlantic Saga I composed first for my own benefit and then showed it to the reviewers of and according as it pleased me and them to have it be in this way, I wrote in the same manner as Gwyn Jones who did attempt to write in the manner of the Norsemen and their sagas A history of the Norse men and their deeds requires a good writer to put those deeds to paper and a good translator of tongues to change the tongue of the Norse man into the modern speech of the English Gwyn [...]


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