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Wonderful part of the Icelandic sagas. Tells a bit more of the story than the others.Published 13 months ago by PfV
I enjoyed reading the history behind several historical fictions I've read. The translation seems to be done well. There not long and the commentary was interesting.Published 22 months ago by Amazon Customer
When Christopher Columbus sailed across the Atlantic Ocean to "discover" the Americas, he didn't realize that some 500 years before the Vikings had already done that. Read morePublished on May 12, 2013 by The Reviewer Formerly Known as Kurt Johnson
As other reviewers have noted, The Vinland Sagas" contains two English translations of the "Graenlendiga Saga" and "Eirik's Saga", which tell the story of the discovery of North... Read morePublished on June 4, 2012 by John P. Ribner
This book has the real Viking Sagas, in particular the ones that tell how they found the America.Published on November 8, 2010 by Adriano Bueno
An outstanding read. I've been reading it every year for the last 5 to 8(?). Each time it gets more interesting. Read morePublished on May 18, 2010 by James Erickson
The Vinland Sagas
The Norse Discovery of America
By Magnusson & Palsson
The Vinland Sagas, like all the Edda's & Sagas, are very difficult to review. Read more
The Vinland Sagas are important in that they provide textual background for the Norse discovery of North America in the 10th-11th centuries. Read morePublished on June 20, 2008 by Christopher R. Travers