A Guide to Gods, Heroes, Rituals, and Beliefs
Explore the magical myths and legends of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and Viking-Age Greenland in this fascinating read. From the creation of the universe to its destruction and the mythic future, Norse Mythology is filled with tales of gods, heroes, giants, and more. Discover deities and giants, learn about mythic time, and follow the ongoing struggle between gods and jotnar. This book offers insight into the relationship between Scandinavian myth, history, and culture.
first published in 2001