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4 edition of Vinland found in the catalog.


Brown, George Mackay.


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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

  • America,
  • Orkney (Scotland)
    • Subjects:
    • Discoveries in geography -- Fiction.,
    • Northmen -- Fiction.,
    • Sailors -- Fiction.,
    • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Fiction.,
    • Orkney (Scotland) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGeorge Mackay Brown.
      LC ClassificationsPR6052.R59 V5 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination232 p. :
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1465483M
      ISBN 100719551498
      LC Control Number93124812

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[George Mackay Brown] -- This book takes the reader on a journey from Orkney, over to Norway, into Iceland and Ireland, recreating with historical accuracy the customs and landscapes of the time while bringing the age to.