Vikings: the North Atlantic saga

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Smithsonian Institution Press in association with the National Museum of Natural History,
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Replete with color photographs, drawings, and maps of Viking sites, artifacts, and landscapes, this book celebrates and explores the Viking saga from the combined perspectives of history, archaeology, oral tradition, literature, and natural science. The book's contributors chart the spread of marauders and traders in Europe as well as the expansion of farmers and explorers throughout the North Atlantic and into the New World. They show that Norse contacts with Native American groups were more extensive than has previously been believed, but that the outnumbered Europeans never established more than temporary settlements in North America.
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Grouping Title vikings the north atlantic saga
Grouping Author william w fitzhugh and elisabeth i ward
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subject_facet Canada -- Discovery and exploration -- Norse, Greenland -- Discovery and exploration -- Norse, North America -- Discovery and exploration -- Norse, Northmen, Vikings, Vikings -- Catalogs
title_display Vikings : the North Atlantic saga
title_full Vikings : the North Atlantic saga / edited by William W. Fitzhugh and Elisabeth I. Ward
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title_sub the North Atlantic saga
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