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The Weather in the Icelandic Sagas: The Enemy Without

McCreesh, Bernadine.

(2018)  | 9781527508132 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 165pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
AUD 84.95 (inc. GST), AUD 77.23 (ex. GST),
The descriptions of the weather in medieval Icelandic sagas have long been considered unimportant, mere adjuncts to the action. This is not true: the way the weather is depicted can give us an insight into the minds of medieval Icelanders. The first part of this book illustrates how the Christian world-view...

Ideology and Power in Norway and Iceland, 1150-1250

Coroban, Costel.

(2018)  | 9781527506268 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 230pp | Availability last checked: 5/4/2018
AUD 88.95 (inc. GST), AUD 80.86 (ex. GST),
This book provides an analysis of the ideology of power in Norway and Iceland as reflected in sources written during the period 1150-1250. The main focus is explaining the way that Kings’ power in Norway, and that of chieftains in Iceland, was idealised in important texts from the 12th and 13th centuries...

Fairy Tales and Fables from Weimar Days: Collected Utopian Tales / New and Revised Edition

Zipes, Jack.

(2018)  | 9783319692746 | Springer | pbk. | book | x, 205pp | Availability last checked: 1/3/2018
AUD 77.95 (inc. GST), AUD 70.86 (ex. GST),
Recovering the Utopian Spirit of Fairy Tales and Fables from the Weimar Republic; Jack Zipes.Happiness; Kurt Schwitters.A Fairy Tale about God and Kings; Carl Ewald.The Giant and his Suit of Armour; Edwin Hoernle.The Boy who Wanted to Fight with a Dragon; Berta Lask.Kuttel Daddeldu Tells his Children...

Get on your bike.

Akveld, Joukje.

(2018)  | 9780802854896 | Wm B Eerdmans Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 30pp | Availability last checked: 1/3/2018
AUD 28.95 (inc. GST), AUD 26.32 (ex. GST),
An inviting book about resolving conflicts Bobby and William aren't quite sure how the argument started, but it escalates until William gets so frustrated he tells Bobby to leave. Bobby does just that, hopping on his bike and furiously riding away. As he travels through the city and into the country-side,...


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