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The sailing of the long-ships

and other poems

by Newbolt, Henry John Sir

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Published by D. Appleton and company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Henry Newbolt.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5103.N4 A75
The Physical Object
Pagination68 p.
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6922453M
LC Control Number02029254
OCLC/WorldCa1221005

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Newbolt, Henry John, Sir, Sailing of the long-ships. London: J. Murray, (OCoLC)   In March, Viking River Cruises will take delivery of 12 brand-new river cruise ships. They’ll be christened in a ceremony in the beautiful Port of Amsterdam on Tuesday, Ma – and there’s a lot to be excited about with this latest evolution of Viking’s wildly successful Viking Longships.. But with such unprecedented growth, there are bound to be questions.

We will be sailing you up on the Tuesday 17th of March and will arrive back home in Sydney on the Wednesday 25th of March. Enjoy over a week of open-water sailing and live the life of a sailor. Learn to navigate, set sails and help man the helm! James Craig is taking 12 fare paying passengers on each leg of its Melbourne/Sydney voyage. Guests. Inventions Book Candles. 33 25 6. Fantasy Funny Mystical. 33 35 2. Ship Hanse Sail. 29 13 Ship Wreck Old Boat. Volkswagen Panel Van. 30 49 2. Anchor Ship Nautical. 2 0 0. Shipwreck Wreck Beach. 2 0 0. Stavanger Monument. 57 69 6. Truck. 65 39 Sailing Vessel Sail Sea. 38 23 1. Befreiungshalle Kelheim. 13 10 5. Abandoned.

The Long Ships () Plot. Showing all 4 items Jump to: Summaries (4) Summaries. A vagabond Viking adventurer and a Moor both compete to find "The Mother of All Voices", a legendary golden bell near the Pillars of Hercules. —.   The Long Ships comprises two distinct volumes. The first was originally published in as Red Orm on the Western Way, the second as Red Orm at Home and on the Eastern Way in They were combined and published as The Long Ships in the United States and England in This is the author’s only work of fiction.


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One of the most widely read books in Sweden, The Long Ships is an adventure novel set in the time of the Vikings, around AD. It chronicles the adventures of Orm Tostesson, also known as Red Orm, a Danish Viking who hails from Skania, a portion of present-day Sweden that was at that time under the rule of by: 1.

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The Long Ships: A Saga of the Viking Age By Frans G. Bengtsson Published on This saga brings alive the world of the 10th century AD when the Vikings raided the coasts of England. The two books were published in a single volume in the United States and England in as The Long Ships.

During the Second World War, Bengtsson was outspoken in his opposition to the Nazis, 5/5(2). The Long Ships or Red Orm (original Swedish: Röde Orm meaning Red Serpent or Red Snake) is an adventure novel by the Swedish writer Frans G. Bengtsson.

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Bengtsson. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The Long Ships () cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. This outstanding, amply illustrated book traces the evolution of the sailing ship from ancient times to the end of the 19th century.

Extremely well-written in clear, non-technical language, the work provides detailed coverage of the ships of ancient Egypt and Crete ( B.C.); Phoenician, Greek, and Roman ships; ships of the Middle Ages; as well as double-ended and.

The snekkja (or snekke) was typically the smallest longship used in warfare and was classified as a ship with at least 20 rowing benches.A typical snekkja might have a length of 17 m (56 feet), a width of m ( feet), and a draught of only m ( feet). It would carry a crew of around 41 men (40 oarsmen and one cox).

The Long Ships (New York Review Books Classics) Frans Gunnar Bengtsson’s The Long Ships resurrects the fantastic world of the tenth century AD when the Vikings roamed and rampaged from the northern fastnesses of Scandinavia down to the Mediterranean. Bengtsson’s hero, Red Orm—canny.

Longship, also called Viking ship, type of sail-and-oar vessel that predominated in northern European waters for more than 1, years and played an important role in g from 45 to 75 feet (14 to 23 metres) in length, clinker-built (with overlapped planks), and carrying a single square sail, the longship was exceptionally sturdy in heavy seas.

Set in the latter part of the 10th century, “The Long Ships” takes Orm from boyhood into middle age, wrapping the story of three far-flung sea voyages around a period of relative domestic.

Overlooking the airy atrium, you’ll find a small library, featuring an impressive collection of books with ties to the ports of call you’ll be sailing too – a nice touch in my opinion. And just in case you don’t have a device capable of connecting to Viking’s free wifi, two computers are available for use throughout the day.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Newbolt, Henry John, Sir, Sailing of the long-ships. New York, D. Appleton and Company, A popular history of navigation on the Great Lakes and life on their shores, The Long Ships Passing brings us aboard the crafts that have plowed the waves of the treacherous "five sisters" carrying the grain, lumber, and minerals that fed and built the cities of America/5(2).

The author presents a history of sailing ships through illustrations and descriptions that span pages. He breaks the subject matter between long ships and round ships and presents the ships in chronological order from ancient galleys to s: This alone provides evidence that Viking longships were likely colorful rather than drab.

A fragment of woolen sailing cloth was discovered on the ship too, although its original color could not be determined. The Gokstad ship, on display at the Viking Ship Museum in Oslo, Norway. Photo: Karamell / CC-BY-SA.

In Iceland, the age of the Vikings is also known as the Saga Age. A unique body of medieval literature, the Sagas rank with the worlds great literary treasures - as epic as Homer, as deep in tragedy as Sophocles, as engagingly human as Shakespeare. Set around.The sailing of the long-ships, and other poems by Newbolt, Henry John, Sir, Publication date Publisher New York, D.

Appleton and company Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to.Set in the latter part of the 10th century, "The Long Ships" takes Orm from boyhood into middle age, wrapping the story of three far-flung sea voyages around a period of relative domestic.