Magic, Fate, and History: The Changing Ethos of the Vikings

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Published by Coronado Press, Box 32, Lawrence, Kansas 66044.
Copyright © 1969, by Rosalie H. Wax
and brashly expropriated by Manny Olds.



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Contents

  • Preface
  • Chapter 1. Introduction
  • Chapter 2. Social and Cultural Background
  • Chapter 3. The Mythology: Motion, Substance and Play
  • Chapter 4. The Ideal Typical Enchanted Point of View
  • Chapter 5. Some Principles of Old Icelandic and Norwegian Law
  • Chapter 6. Skaldic Verse
  • Chapter 7. The Hávamál
  • Chapter 8. The Sagas
  • Chapter 9. The Process of Disenchantment
  • Chapter 10. Conclusions
  • Footnotes
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrations
  • Indexed Terms
  • Acknowledgments



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