The Sagas of Icelanders
(Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
Discover the epic tales of the Viking age with this unique body of medieval literature known as The Sagas of Icelanders. Full of tragedy, realism, and engaging human characters, these stories explore universal themes such as love, hate, fate and freedom. Follow the Norse men and women as they settle in Iceland and venture west to Greenland and North America. Journey with them through a richly developed world and experience an astonishingly modern perspective on their lives and deeds.
first published in 1200