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Author Lunge-Larsen, Lise.

Title The race of the Birkebeiners / written by Lise Lunge-Larsen ; illustrated by Mary Azarian.

Imprint Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    jC 398.48 LUN    Available
Description [32] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Note "Based on the account in "Håkon Håkonssøn's saga, penned in 1264 by Sturla Tordsson."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references [p. 32].
Summary Tells how the infant Prince Hakon is rescued by men fiercely loyal to his dead father, who ski across the rugged mountains in blizzard conditions to save him from his enemies, the Baglers.
Subject Haakon IV Haakonsson, King of Norway, 1204-1263 -- Legends.
Folklore -- Norway.
Added Author Azarian, Mary ill.
ISBN 0618103139 : $16.00

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