Saga Sagas are stories mostly about ancient Nordic and Germanic history, early Viking voyages, the battles that took place during the voyages, and migration to Iceland and of feuds between Icelandic families They were written in the Old Norse language, mainly in Iceland. The texts are tales in prose which share some similarities with the epic, often with stanzas or whole poems in alliterative Index Icelandic Saga Database The Icelandic Saga Database is an online resource dedicated to publishing the Sagas of the Icelanders a large body of medieval Icelandic literature.The sagas are prose histories describing events that took place amongst the Norse and Celtic inhabitants of Iceland during the period of the Icelandic Commonwealth in the th and th centuries AD. The Sagas of Icelanders Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition The Sagas of Icelanders Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition Robert Kellogg, Various, Jane Smiley on FREE shipping on qualifying offers A unique body of medieval literature, the Sagas rank with the world s greatest literary treasures as epic as Homer Iceland Land of the Sagas Jon Krakauer, David Roberts Iceland Land of the Sagas Jon Krakauer, David Roberts on FREE shipping on qualifying offers We raised our fists and cheered With the sagas in our heads, with Iceland at its wildest beneath our boots Second Ave Sagas A New York City Subway Blog It s now just six months until one of the largest transit diversion in New York City history, as the MTA and New York City Department of Transportation announced on Tuesday that the month L train shutdown will begin on Saturday, April , . Oeselians Battles and raids The Chronicle of Henry of Livonia describes a fleet of sixteen ships and five hundred Oeselians ravaging the area that is now southern Sweden, then belonging to Denmark.In the XIVth book of Gesta Danorum, Saxo Grammaticus describes a battle on land in in which the Danish king Valdemar I mobilised his entire fleet to curb the incursions of Couronian and Estonian pirates. Texas small town sagas, murders, hangings, disasters The Tar and Feathering of Father Joseph M Keller, Slaton, Texas, s by James Villanueva On a Saturday night, March , , in Slaton, what may have begun as a whisper, an aside, a comment, or just mindless chatter amongst neighbors, transformed the community Twins Myth Encyclopedia mythology, Greek, god, story Because twinship is a rare and special state, some cultures said that certain gods and heroes were twins In Greek mythology, notable sets of twins included the deities Apollo and Artemis and two remarkable sisters, Helen and Clytemnestra, who were also the sisters of Castor and Pollux. Icelandic Saga Map Welcome to the homepage of the Icelandic Saga Map project As well as the interactive Saga Map itself link top right, The Sagas , you will find information about the project and its objectives the people working on the project tips on how to use the interactive map notes about, and links to, other resources. It s A Gas Balloons, Displays, Special FX Party Supplies The balloon industry and It s a Gas is aware of its social and environmental obligations and has an obligation to ensure that retailers and consumers are aware of the best use of the product.