Yggdrasill the World Tree, Odin's wanderings, Thor's hammer, the death of Baldur, Freya the Bride, the vision of Ragnarok -- fifteen tales told since time immemorial are given fresh life in this version, written as a continuous narrative. Peopled with Frost Giants and Valkyries, Norns and all the gods of Asgard, it brings to life the harsh but exciting world of the old Norsemen.
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Retells the surviving myths of the Norsemen in one continuous narrative. The great stories of the yawning void, Ymir, father of the terrible Frost Giants and Buri, the first of the gods, are tales that have been told since time immemorial.About the Author:
Michelle Paver (www.michellepaver.com) is the bestselling, award-winning author of "Dark Matter," the Chronicls of Ancient Darkness, and the upcoming Gods and Warriors series, among other books. Roger Lancelyn Green (author) was a British author primarily known for his retellings of Greek and Egyptian myths, including "Tales of the Greek Heroes," "The Tales of Troy," and "Tales of Ancient Egypt."
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Book Description Puffin, 1970. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 140304649
Book Description Puffin, 1970. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140304649
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97801403046401.0