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Sigurd and his brave companions

Sigrid Undset

Sigurd and his brave companions

a tale of medieval Norway

by Sigrid Undset

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Published by A. A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Norway
    • Subjects:
    • Norway -- History -- 1030-1397 -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Sigrid Undset, illustrated by Gunvor Bull Teilman.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.U42 Si
      The Physical Object
      Pagination139 p.
      Number of Pages139
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6455304M
      LC Control Number43015504
      OCLC/WorldCa1344677

      Inspired by tales of the hero Vilmund Vidutan and his fellow knights, Sigurd Jonsson and his young friends Ivar and Helge set out to reenact these exploits on their medieval Norwegian farm. But when the summer is nearly over, the three boys stumble into real trouble and must prove their courage in an adventure all their own. Brave Companions is a volume of seventeen previously published articles and addresses about diverse people and events selected by historian David McCullough to inspire Americans to shake off their ambivalence towards and fight their ignorance of history, which has much to teach.. German-born naturalist, Alexander von Humboldt, travels through Spain's long-closed New World holdings, .

      Genre/Form: Fiction History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Undset, Sigrid, Sigurd and his brave companions. New York, A.A. Knopf, Lyrical historical homages&#;many drawn from magazines such as Life, etc., to both people and events, by eminent historian McCullough (Mornings on Horseback, , etc.). The destinies of McCullough's human subjects unfold from their character and landscape. Enlivened here by the author's lyrical prose, these men and women embody the pioneering spirit in a multitude of pursuits: science.

      Written during Sigrid Undset’s time in New York, Sigurd and His Brave Companions will make medieval Norway come alive for young and old readers alike. Inside the Gate Nan Bentzen Skille — Biography & Autobiography. Title: Sigurd and His Brave Companions: A Tale of Medieval Norway. Binding: Paper Back. Book Condition: New. Publisher: Univ Of Minnesota Press June ISBN Number: X / Seller ID:


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SIGURD AND HIS BRAVE COMPANIONS by Migrid Undset | Kirkus Reviews As a great admirer of Sigrid Undset, novelist, I am disappointed in her shortcomings as a spinner of tales for young people.

She has an oddly round-about-Robin-Hood-barn way of telling what, in. Sigurd and His Brave Companions Book Summary: Inspired by tales of hero Vilmund Vidutan and his fellow knights, young Sigurd Jonsson and his friends endeavor to reenact favorite exploits on a medieval Norwegian farm with homemade swords, lances and shields, in a culturally evocative rerelease of a midth-century classic.

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Bloggat om Sigurd and His Brave Companions Övrig information Sigrid Undset () was a prolific Norwegian writer, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature inand is one of the most important writers of the twentieth century.

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David McCullough has twice received the Pulitzer Prize, for Truman and John Adams, and twice received the National Book Award, for The Path Between the Seas and Mornings on other acclaimed books include The Johnstown Flood, The Great Bridge, Brave Companions,The Greater Journey, The American Spirit, and The Wright is the recipient of numerous Released on: Novem Sigurd and His Brave Companions Inspired by tales of the hero Vilmund Vidutan and his fellow knights, Sigurd Jonsson and his young friends Ivar and Helge set out to reenact these exploits on their medieval Norwegian farm.

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