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Voyages to Vinland the first American saga by Einar Ingvald Haugen

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Published by Holiday Press in Chicago .
Written in English

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Places:

  • America

Subjects:

  • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Norse.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesÞorfinns saga Karlsefnis., Eiríks saga rauða., Grœnlendinga Þáttr.
Statementnewly translated and annotated by Einar Haugen, illustrated with woodcuts by Frederick T. Chapman.
ContributionsReeves, Arthur Middleton, 1856-1891, editor.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE105 .H37
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. l., [3]-127 p., 1 l., incl. col. front., col. illus.
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6432604M
LC Control Number42006237
OCLC/WorldCa5507008

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The Voyages to Vinland (c. ) [The following account of the discovery of North America by Leif Ericsson is contained in the “Saga of Eric the Red”; and the present translation is that made by A. M. Reeves from the version of the Saga in the Flateyar-bok, compiled by Jon Thordharson about   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top Voyages To Vinland The First American Saga Newly Translated And Interpreted Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. With The Vinland Sagas, Webster's Dictionary, maps, and my basic harmony of the Vinland voyages, on Decem , I identified a place for Leif's base in Vinland. The location seems to be in internal harmony with information in The Vinland Sagas as well as in external harmony with maps and information that I was able to find on the internet. I was not writing book then. I simply wanted to understand where the Norsemen sailed, where they settled, and what places they visited. With The Vinland Sagas, Webster's Dictionary, maps, and my basic harmony of the Vinland voyages, on Decem , I identified a place for Leif's base in Vinland.

  Voyages To Vinland - The First American Saga Newly Translated And Interpreted by Einar Haugen, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(2). The Vinland Sagas Book Summary: One of the most arresting stories in the history of exploration, these two Icelandic sagas tell of the discovery of America by Norsemen five centuries before Christopher Columbus. Together, the direct, forceful twelfth-century Graenlendinga Saga and the more polished and scholarly Eirik's Saga, written some hundred years later, recount how Eirik the Red founded an . The saga of Vinland is directly translated from the original manuscripts of the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. This saga is the earliest document of Ameri Voyages to Vinland: The first American saga. Written by Einar Haugen. Download options. PDF. EPUB. Report a problem. About this book. What book would you recommend for someone.   The Voyages to Vinland Paperback – Aug by fl. Eric the Red (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, Aug "Please retry" $ $ 3/5(1).

  Erikson’s Voyage to Vinland Erikson’s Later Life in Greenland and Legacy Leif Erikson was the son of Erik the Red, founder of the first European settlement on . Part I of Voyages to Vinland presents, in modern American idiom, that portion of the material from Haukâ s Book, the Flatey Book and AM. , 4to. (a MS in the Arnamagnean Library in Copenhagen) that concerns the Viking voyages to the eastern seaboard of the North American continent in the early years of the eleventh century. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. The Saga of Erik the Red and the Saga of the Greenlanders, both thought to have been written around , contain different accounts of the voyages to Vinland. [21] [22] The only two known strictly historical mentions of Vinland are found in the work of Adam of Bremen c. and in the Book of Icelanders compiled c. by Ari the Wise. [23].