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Harald the Ruthless

Andrea Hopkins

Harald the Ruthless

the saga of the last Viking

by Andrea Hopkins

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Published by H. Holt in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harald -- III Harðráði, -- King of Norway, -- 1015-1066 -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Vikings -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Norway -- History -- 1030-1397 -- Juvenile fiction

  • About the Edition

    Retells the saga, as written by Snorri Sturluson of Iceland, of the bloody conquests of a ruthless Norwegian leader whose death was brought about by King Harold of England.

    Edition Notes

    j-145,176

    Statementby Andrea Hopkins ; illustrations by Leo Durañona.
    GenreJuvenile fiction
    ContributionsDurañona., Snorri Sturluson, 1179?-1241.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p. :
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23262372M
    ISBN 100805031766
    LC Control Number95041322

    Harald the Ruthless: The Saga of the Last Viking Warrior. by Andrea Hopkins Illustrated by Leo Durañona Published by Henry Holt, 61 pages ISBN: Ages The saga of the Viking hero, Harald the Ruthless, was first written down about by the prominent writer Snorri Sturluson of Iceland. One of the greatest medieval warriors Harald Sigurdsson, nicknamed Hardrada (Harold the Ruthless or hard ruler) fell in battle in an attempt to snatch the crown of England. The spectacular and heroic career which ended at Stamford Bridge in Yorkshire on 25 September had taken Harald from Norway to Russia and Constantinople and saw him gain.

    He is on the trail of King Harald Sigurdsson, otherwise known as Harald Hardrada (or Harald the Ruthless), legendary Norse king who started his career as a member of Emperor Constantine’s Varangian guard. The Last Viking | King Harald III "Hardrada" (the Ruthless/hard council) of Norway was one of the last great warriors of the Viking age. In a career that lasted over 30 years he fought in nearly every corner of the known world, from the cold lands of the Viking "Rus" (Russia) to the sun drenched shores of Sicily in the service of the Byzantine Emperors personal bodyguard (the Varangian guard).Brand: Benjamin James Baillie.

    Download the Book. CONTINUE. Summary. This compelling Icelandic history describes the life of King Harald Hardradi, from his battles across Europe and Russia to his final assault on England in , less than three weeks before the invasion of William the Conqueror. It was a battle that led to his death and marked the end of an era in which. Ruthless tells the explosive story of Jerry Heller's alliance with Eric Wright, aka Eazy-E, one of the legends of rap music and a founding member of N.W.A., "the world's most dangerous band." As a longtime music industry superagent, Heller had the skill and insight necessary to guide N.W.A.'s cometlike rise to the top of the charts. Along the way there were raucous nationwide tours, out-of 5/5(1).


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The famous Icelandic saga of Harald the Ruthless and his bloody conquests, battles and oaths, kingdoms lost and won, and treason and honor is retold in an ingenious graphic novel complete with stunning illustrations, historical notes, and maps.

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Whether sitting on King Olaf's knee as a child, escaping death at Stiklestad, storming across Europe at the head of the Byzantine Empire's elite Varangian Guard, fleeing Constantinople, or besieging and sacking one city or another, Harald always played the 11th-century version of hardball.

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HARALD THE RUTHLESS. by Andrea Hopkins ‧ RELEASE DATE: Nov. 1, In a long picture book, Hopkins expertly retells ""The Saga of the Last Viking Warrior,"" Icelander Snorri Sturluson's c. account of Harald Sigurdsson. Whether sitting on King Olaf's knee as a child, escaping death at Stiklestad, storming across Europe at the head of the Byzantine Empire's elite Varangian Guard.

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King Harald's Saga contains one section of Snorri Sturluson's Heimskringla, published as a standalone. It's a fascinating portrait of King Harald Sigurdsson, perhaps best known to English speakers as Harald Hadrada, the Norwegian king who invaded England in just before William the Conqueror.4/5.

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