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In the midst of the struggle for the independency of Iceland there was a strong need for comparison to other independent and historically great nations. Ancient Greece? How did Iceland compare? The Poetic Edda and Homer? There was a strong need for making a connection. Benedikt Gröndal (1826 - 1907), professor and author was keen on making such connections. 


ISBN 9789935502100

Author Sveinn Yngvi Egilsson

Publisher Hið íslenska bókmenntafélag, 2019

Format Hardcover, 22 cm 

Pages 243 

Ísland í eyjahafinu

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