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The sailing of King Olaf

and other poems

by Brotherton, Alice (Williams) Mrs.

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Published by C. H. Kerr & company in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Alice Williams Brotherton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1124.B3 S3
The Physical Object
Pagination145 p.
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24128813M
LC Control Number21018301
OCLC/WorldCa20702748

But the false earl the king betrayed; And treacherous Sigvalde, it is said, Deserted from King Olaf's fleet, And basely fled, the Danes to meet." It is said here that King Olaf and Earl Sigvalde had seventy sail of vessels: and one more, when they sailed from the south.   The diversity of the Viking world is illuminated in more than readings contained in this primary source reader. The Norse translations, many of them new, are straightforward and easily accessible for students. The introductions contextualize the readings while allowing the sources to speak for themselves. All unfamiliar terms are explained unobtrusively in the body of the text.

  The book’s fiercest magic shines in the characters of Ragnvald and Svanhild, as unforgettable a brother and sister duo as I can remember. Linnea Hartsuyker is an exciting, original voice in historical fiction, and The Half-Drowned King is nothing short of mesmerizing."—Paula McLain, bestselling author of The Paris Wife and Circling the Sun/5(4). Get the best deals on Leroy Neiman Art Prints when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items Art & Lifestyle Vintage LeRoy Neiman Book BRAND NEW IN PLASTIC Out Print [email protected]@K VG. $ Make Offer - LeRoy Neiman "Sailing" Print , 10 1/2" x 8 1/2" (Image), 16" x 14".

  Part - Of King Olaf's Voyage and as soon as Erling heard that the king was sailing past from the East, he let the war-horn call all the people on board, and the whole force hastened to the ships, and prepared for battle. But, sailing home from a raiding trip to Ireland, the young warrior is betrayed and left for dead by men in the pay of his greedy stepfather, Olaf. Rescued by a fisherman, Ragnvald is determined to have revenge for his stepfather's betrayal, claim his birthright and the .


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It features the latest news and events from the sailing world together with features and info in an easy-to-use format.Olaf Cuaran (Olaf the Red, Amlav, Sitricson) was Norse King of Dublin in the 10th century. After the death of his father Sitric, he went to Scotland, and married a daughter of Constantine III.

Inwe read of his arrival at York, his siege of Northampton, and sack of Tamworth, and a few years later the cession to him by King Edmund of the northern part of his kingdom.