Njal’s Saga

Title: Njal's Saga Author: Leifur Eiricksson, Robert Cook Genre: Sagas Publisher: ePenguin Release Date: March 30, 2006 Pages: 432 Written in the thirteenth century, Njal's Saga is a story that explores perennial human problems-from failed marriages to divided...

Sagas of Warrior-poets

Title: Sagas of Warrior-poets Author: Diana Whaley Genre: Sagas Publisher: Penguin Release Date: August 29, 2002 Pages: 345 All the Icelandic sagas portray a world well aware of the power of words: to praise, to blame, to curse and to taunt. Yet these five stories are...

The Poetic Edda

Title: The Poetic Edda Author: Carolyne Larrington Genre: Eddas Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA Release Date: 1999 Pages: 323 Young were the years when Ymir made his settlement, there was no sand nor sea nor cool waves; earth was nowhere nor the sky above,...

The Sagas of the Icelanders

Title: The Sagas of the Icelanders Author: Jane Smilely, Robert Kellogg Genre: Sagas Publisher: Penguin UK Release Date: 2000 Pages: 782 Presents a collection of Viking "sagas" to commemorate the adventures of the people who first settled Iceland, and then explored...

Viking Language 1

Title: Viking Language 1 Author: Jesse L. Byock Genre: Foreign Language Study Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub Release Date: 2013 Pages: 383 An introduction to Old Norse, runes, Icelandic sagas, and the culture of the Vikings. The 15 graded lessons include...

Viking Language 2

Title: Viking Language 2 Author: Jesse L. Byock Genre: Foreign Language Study Release Date: October 1, 2014 Pages: 384 Viking Language 2: The Old Norse Reader immerses the learner in the legends, folklore, and myths of the Vikings. The readings are drawn from sagas,...