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Based on oral tales that originated from historical events in tenth-century Iceland, these two sagas follow the fate of a powerful Viking family across two generations, from its early Norwegian ancestry to fierce battles to defend its honor. "Gisli Surssonas Saga" is a story of forbidden love and divided loyalties, in which the heroic Gisli vows to avenge the murder of his asworn brothera and sets in motion a chain of events that culminate in tragedy. "The Saga of the People of Eyri" continues the story with Snorri, a cunning leader of the next generation, who uses his intellect to restore social order. Blending gripping narrative, humor, the supernatural, and shrewd observation, these tales reveal the richness of the saga tradition and present a vivid record of a society moving from ruthless individualism to a Christian ethic of reconciliation and order. Gisli Sursson's Saga and the Saga of the People of Eyri Olason, Vesteinn / Regal, Martin S. / Quinns, Judy, Penguin Books

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Gisli Sursson's Saga and the Saga of the People of Eyri
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Eiricksson, Leifur

Title:

Gisli Sursson's Saga and the Saga of the People of Eyri

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9780140447729

Based on oral tales that originated from historical events in tenth-century Iceland, these two sagas follow the fate of a powerful Viking family across two generations, from its early Norwegian ancestry to fierce battles to defend its honor. "Gisli Sursson's Saga" is a story of forbidden love and divided loyalties, in which the heroic Gisli vows to avenge the murder of his ?sworn brother? and sets in motion a chain of events that culminate in tragedy. "The Saga of the People of Eyri" continues the story with Snorri, a cunning leader of the next generation, who uses his intellect to restore social order. Blending gripping narrative, humor, the supernatural, and shrewd observation, these tales reveal the richness of the saga tradition and present a vivid record of a society moving from ruthless individualism to a Christian ethic of reconciliation and order.

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EAN (ISBN-13): 9780140447729
ISBN (ISBN-10): 0140447725
Paperback
Publishing year: 2004
Publisher: PENGUIN CLASSICS
320 Pages
Weight: 0,231 kg
Language: eng/Englisch

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ISBN/EAN: 9780140447729

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0-14-044772-5, 978-0-14-044772-9

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