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A Sense of Belonging: Morkinskinna and Icelandic Identity, C. 1220

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Morkinskinna is a 13th-century Icelandic saga that portrays the kings who ruled Norway in the 11th and 12th centuries. It emerged during a particularly fertile period of composition of Icelandic kings' sagas, and marks a key moment in the genre's development, being the first extant work in Old Norse in which the reign of many kings is narrated in detail. The saga's structure has long been considered idiosyncratic among Old Norse kings' sagas. This book describes Morkinskinna as a quest for an identity in which both the ...

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A Sense of Belonging: Morkinskinna and Icelandic Identity, C. 1220
2014, University Press of Southern Denmark, Odense

ISBN-13: 9788776748456

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