Heimskringla: History of the Kings of Norway

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Written in Old Norse by the Icelandic poet and historian Snorri Sturluson sometime around 1230 AD, the "Heimskringla" is one of the best known of all sagas. It is in actuality a collection of sagas concerning the various rulers of Norway, from about A.D. 850 to the year A.D. 1177. While scholars and historians continue to debate the historical accuracy of Sturluson's work, the "Heimskringla" is still considered an important original source for information on the Viking Age, a period which Sturluson covers almost in its ...

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Heimskringla: History of the Kings of Norway
2014, Digireads.com

ISBN-13: 9781420950472

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Heimskringla: History of the Kings of Norway
1991, University of Texas Press, Austin, TX

ISBN-13: 9780292730618

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