A classic collection of stories by one of the best-known and most
esteemed retellers of the last fifty years. Enter a world of
cunning, trickery, and revenge . . . Encounter bold warriors,
courageous women, strength in battle and bravery against the odds.
These are the stories of the Viking gods. Drama and action abound
as legendary heroes struggle against mighty giants, loathsome
beasts, and sinister dwarves - even as they fight amongst
themselves. * First published over forty years ago, this edition
has sold continuously since. * The subject of myths and legends
ties in with the National Curriculum, as does the subject of
vikings. * Significant author and one of the best-known retellers.