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Egils saga, trans by christine fell (london: j m dent, 1993), 145 view all notes at any rate, the story's happy ending seems to have deflected the reader's attention from the poem's ambiguous ending. Ahlback, tore, ed 1990 acceptance of christianity in iceland in the year 1000 (999): old norse and finnish religions and cultic place-names based on papers read at. The sagas of icelanders has 3,050 ratings and 164 reviews they went a-viking egils saga skallagrimmson.
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