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The Norse Discovery of America: Volume 2 The Historical Background and the Evidence of the Norse Settlement Discovered in Newfoundland (Norse Discovery of America) by Helge Ingstad

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Published by A Scandinavian University Press Publication .
Written in English


  • Celtic, Saxon, Germanic & Nordic archaeology,
  • L"Anse aux Meadows (N.L.),
  • North America - History,
  • Children"s All Ages - History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Canada,
  • Newfoundland and Labrador,
  • Canada - General,
  • Antiquities,
  • Excavations (Archaeology),
  • L"Anse aux Meadows

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages574
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9093920M
ISBN 108200070395
ISBN 109788200070399

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The Norse colonization of North America began in the late 10th century AD when Norsemen explored and settled areas of the North Atlantic including the northeastern fringes of North America. Remains of Norse buildings were found at L'Anse aux Meadows near the northern tip of Newfoundland in This discovery aided the reignition of archaeological exploration for the . The Norse discovery of America book 2. Download options. PDF. EPUB. Report a problem. About this book. which constitute the text of the present volume. []The author has, therefore, availed himself of an able essay by Bishop Muller on this interesting subject, to put before his readers, in a concise form, the leading characteristics of. Filed under: America -- Discovery and exploration -- Norse -- Early works to The Discoveries of the Norsemen on the Northeast Coast of America: Their Attempt at Colonization (reprinted from Transactions and Proceedings of the Geogrpahical Society of the Pacific, ), by Snorri Sturluson, trans. by Gustave Niebaum. According to this book, Dublin was controlled by the Norse. Although this was a research book, I found it a fascinating wealth of information. My ancestors were called Norsemen because they were from the north, but they were also called Vikings, since their farm homes for about 30 extended family was called a Vik and those that traveled from it /5.

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