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Alternative Title

Male and female heroism in old Norse sagas

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Honors Project


Medieval Studies


Sagas-History and criticism, Scandinavian literature-History and criticism, Heroes in literature, Heroines in literature, Old Norse sagas, Heroism, Icelandic sagas, Gender, Njal's saga, Gisli's saga, Volsungs' saga


61 pages. Honors project, Smith College, 2016. Includes bibliographical references (pages 59-61)