Norse Discoveries and Explorations in America 982-1362 - Leif Erikson to the Kensington Stone
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Norse Discoveries and Explorations in America 982-1362 - Leif Erikson to the Kensington Stone
Holand, Hjalmar R. and Dover Books
$18.00
The Kensington Stone, found in 1898 in Kensington, Minnesota, is inscribed with what appears to be a unique record of a forgotten Norsk and Goth (Swedish) expedition to America. Is it genuine? Or is it one of the most successful hoaxes in history? This is one of the most important documents for the study of the stone, fathering together everything that could be learned about the stone's discovery, early investigation, controversies about it, and proposing a case for its authenticity. The author also covers the Norse discovery of North America by Bjarne and Leif Erikson, and the settlements in Vinland, which have been confirmed archaeologically. He also covers other finds of Scandinavian artifacts in North America, and the theory that the Greenland or Vinland settlers eventually blended with the Mandan Indians...
Second hand Paperback
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1
ISBN: 
9780486220141
SKU:
99233