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King Harald"s saga Harald Hardradi of Norway. From Snorri Sturluson"s Heimskringla. Translated with an introd. by Magnus Magnusson and Hermann Pálsson. by Snorri Sturluson

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Published by Penguin Books in [Harmondsworth] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Harald -- III Harðráði, -- King of Norway, -- 1015-1066.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1966 ed.

SeriesPenguin classics
ContributionsMagnusson, Magnus, Pálsson, Hermann
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p. geneal. table, maps. ;
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19051646M

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