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The Far-Farers: a Journey from Viking Iceland to Crusader Jerusalem

By: Clark, Victoria

Price: $14.72

Publisher: New York, Walker & Company: 2003

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 002518


At the turn of the first millennium, a young Viking, Thorvald, set out to convert his native Iceland to Christianity. Discouraged by his homeland's refusal to abandon its pagan customs, he sought refuge in the Christian center of the world - Jerusalum. A thousand years later, Victoria Clark retraced Thorvald's path in an attempt to shed light upon the world of the young pilgrim. As she shows in this book, the events of the eleventh century provide important clues to unde... View more info