Hakon of Rogen's Saga

Hakon of Rogen's Saga

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by Erik Christian Haugaard, Leo Dillon, Diane Dillon
     
 

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Erik Christian Haugaard’s Hakon of Rogen’s Saga is a remarkable novel that perfectly catches the mood of a harsh but heroic people. Set at the end of the Viking period, it tells of a young boy, Hakon, from the island of Rogen who, after his chieftain father is murdered, undertakes to reclaim his birthright from his treacherous uncle.

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Erik Christian Haugaard’s Hakon of Rogen’s Saga is a remarkable novel that perfectly catches the mood of a harsh but heroic people. Set at the end of the Viking period, it tells of a young boy, Hakon, from the island of Rogen who, after his chieftain father is murdered, undertakes to reclaim his birthright from his treacherous uncle.

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"Exciting and beautiful prose with the flavor of the old sagas." —Library Journal, July 1963

"Now and then a book like [this] captures the imagination and lives on in memory." —Chicago Tribune

"Told with great power and lyricism by a master storyteller." —Commonweal, May 1963

"An absorbing, moving, and beautiful book." —Horn Book Magazine

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816681273
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
09/14/2013
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.50(d)

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