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Inger! A Modern-Day Viking Discovers America

by Sites, James N.

  • 137 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by ScanAm Communications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8804567M
    ISBN 101931672385
    ISBN 109781931672382

    New North America Viking Voyage Discovered. Some 1, years ago, the Vikings set off on a voyage to Notre Dame Bay in modern-day Newfoundland, Canada, new evidence suggests. Researchers have found conclusive evidence that ancient Vikings arrived in America years before Columbus, effectively rewriting our history books. It seems that researchers have discovered yet another crucial piece of evidence which points towards the fact that Ancient Vikings traveled to the ‘New World’ years before Christopher Columbus, proving that history, as we.

      Satellite technology has picked up on a possible new Norse settlement in North America, according to archaeologists. The Vikings were indeed fearsome warriors, intrepid explorers, proud pagans, and far-traveling merchants. During the Viking Age (roughly AD), these Scandinavians could be found across most of the known world, from the Middle East to the shores of northeastern North America, which they discovered years before Christopher Columbus.

    The book has an interesting ensemble of characters, in particular a grumpy farmer next door along with his two undocumented workers, the endearing sisterhood, and the sheriff. The book is about so many things – loss, family, immigration, mental health, and new beginnings – . Tell me about the second book on your list of Viking books, A Description of the Northern Peoples by Olaus Magnus, written in In , Olaus Magnus produced an incredible map. It’s called the ‘Carta Marina’, the sea map, and it’s of the far north, the Scandinavian countries and over to Iceland. It’s got monsters in the sea, and some very strange land creatures, but it is not.


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Inger. A Modern-Day Viking Discovers America Hardcover – April 1, by James N. Sites (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $Author: James N. Sites. Inger. (full title, Inger!A Modern-Day Viking Discovers America), is a novel by American writer James Sites.

It was released in by the Jesse Stuart Foundation. Plot. The story is a first-person account of the life of a writer, Sites, and his wife Inger, the heroine of this book.

I recently received a book written by a friend and colleague of my father titled Inger: A Modern-Day Viking Discovers America (published by Scan-Am Communications, PO. The reference to a “modern-day Viking” in the book’s title tells who Inger was in that sense.

But Inger also wanted to know who she was in her adopted land. INGER. A Modern-Day Viking Discovers America by James N. Sites Inger Krogh was one of Norway's first post-World War II foreign exchange students, and her venture west is, in a way, a forerunner of Kalamazoo College's venture east.

How fitting it was that this Norwegian pioneer chose "K" as her college inmore than a decade before the College's splash into study abroad, which celebrated.

There, at L’Anse aux Meadows, they discovered the remains of a Viking encampment that they were able to date to the year These dramatic archaeological discoveries proved not only that the Vikings had indeed explored America some years before Columbus’s arrival but also that they had traveled farther south to areas where grapes.

Native Americans got their first look at what trouble was going to look like when Vikings showed up in North America. All Vikings were Norsemen, but not all Norsemen were Vikings. Viking meant to go raiding, pirating, or exploring.

Although some of the Scandinavians of 1, years ago surely did all these things, most of [ ]. The raiding Viking doesn’t exist anymore. So is it possible to be a modern day Viking. Opinions differ of course. In the end it all comes down to whether or not you're stuck in the past, and what you choose to identify with.

In our book it is vital for a culture to adapt, develop and find a contemporary footing - or it. When Columbus claimed to have discovered America inand the Borgia Pope claimed it as a New World for Catholic Spain, the Vatican started a hundred year conspiracy to conceal the true story of Viking America.

In this groundbreaking new work by the author of "The Early English Settlement of Orkney and Shetland", the true extent of the Reviews:   Cerro Corá national park in modern day Paraguay, the site where the Danish Vikings in South America were once believed to hold a settlement.

(Christian Frausto Bernal / CC BY-SA ) The low mountain Itaguambype lies on a north-south axis. It is two kilometers ( mi) in length and one hundred meters ( ft) high. “For example, Vikings are believed to have discovered America, well before Columbus did. So that becomes part of the plot in one of the books, where Hiccup travels to America.”.

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Half a millennium before Columbus “discovered” America, those Viking feet may have been the first European ones to ever have touched North American soil. As a modern-day Viking, we think that you should be hitting the gym and hitting the books in order to be prepared yourself to face any and all of life’s challenges.

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Vinland, Vineland or Winland (Old Norse: Vínland) is the area of coastal North America explored by Norse Vikings, where Leif Erikson first landed around ADapproximately five centuries prior to the voyages of Christopher Columbus and John Cabot.

Vinland was the name given to North America as far as it was explored by the Norse in the Vinland Sagas, presumably including both Newfoundland.InViking was bought by Penguin Books and the company became known as Viking Penguin.

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