Norse mythology

Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by anicent mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he turns his attention back to the source, presenting a bravura rendition of the great northern tales. In Norse Mythology, Gaiman stays true to the myths in envisioning the major Norse pant...

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Main Author: Gaiman, Neil,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2017.
Physical Description: 299 pages ; 22 cm.
Edition: First edition.
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Online Access: WorldCat Link
Table of Contents:
  • The players
  • Before the beginning, and after
  • Yggdrasil and the nine worlds
  • Mimir's head and Odin's eye
  • The treasures of the gods
  • The master builder
  • The children of Loki
  • Freya's unusual wedding
  • The mead of poets
  • Thor's journey to the land of the giants
  • The apples of immortality
  • The story of Gerd and Frey
  • Hymir and Thor's fishing expedition
  • The death of Balder
  • The last days of Loki
  • Ragnarok: The final destiny of the gods.