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Viking ships

A. W. Brogger

Viking ships

their ancestry and evolution

by A. W. Brogger

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Published by Hurst in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translated from the Norwegian by Katherine John.

Statement[by] A.W. Brogger [and] Haakon Shetelig.
ContributionsShetelig, Haakon, 1877-1955.
The Physical Object
Pagination191p. :
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22643362M
ISBN 108209000306

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! "Beware of Vikings!" warns Morgan. Then Jack and Annie are whisked back to ancient Ireland. They land on a cliff on a misty island. How will they find the story they are looking for? It will take a Viking invasion, the help of a jolly monk, and a lot of courage for 4/5(10). THE LEGENDARY VIKING SHIPS Without the Viking ships, there would be no Viking Age. Norse sagas, skaldic poems and contemporary foreign sources describe the Viking ships as marvelous at sea: – The Viking ships had flexible, clinker-built hulls that followed the waves as living beings.

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