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Eaters of the Dead: The Manuscript of Ibn Fadlan Relating His Experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922

Eaters of the Dead: The Manuscript of Ibn Fadlan Relating His Experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922 Cover

ISBN13: 9780394494005
ISBN10: 0394494008
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It is 922 A.D. The refined Arab courtier Ibn Fadlan is accompanying a party of Viking warriors back to the north. Fadlan belatedly discovers that his job is to combat the terrors in the night that come to slaughter the Vikings--but just how he will do it, Fadlan has no idea....

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Edward Bramblett, September 13, 2006 (view all comments by Edward Bramblett)
Well, if I didn't have 8 books coming that Powell's just shipped, I would buy this immediately. This the basis of the movie "The 13th Warrior" starring,among others, Antonio Banderas. As we know most movies can't do justice to a book, this book must be fantastic.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780394494005
Subtitle:
(the manuscript of Ibn Fadlan relating his experiences with the Northmen in A).D. 922
Author:
Crichton, Michael
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Fantastic fiction
Subject:
Heroes
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Monsters
Subject:
Dragons
Subject:
Beowulf
Subject:
Vikings
Subject:
Northmen
Subject:
Epic poetry, English
Subject:
Dragons -- Fiction.
Subject:
Vikings -- Fiction.
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 191-193.
Series Volume:
v. 1
Publication Date:
1976
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
193 p.
Dimensions:
8.19x5.53x1.23 in. .82 lbs.

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