A Pre-Modern Nation? Icelanders' Ethnogenesis and Its Mythical Foundations

  title={A Pre-Modern Nation? Icelanders' Ethnogenesis and Its Mythical Foundations},
  author={Verena Jessica Hoefig},
  journal={Scandinavian Studies},
  pages={110 - 132}
  • V. Hoefig
  • Published 23 August 2018
  • History
  • Scandinavian Studies
Þad er margra manna mäl ad þad sie uskilldur frodleikur ad rita Landnam. enn uier þikiunst helldur suara kunna utlendum monnum. þa er þeir bregda oz þui, ad uier sieum komner af þrælum eda illmennum, ef vier vitum vijst vorar kynferdir sannar. Suo og þeim monnum er vita vilia fornn fræde, eda rekia ættar tolur, ad taca helldur ad uphafi til, enn hógguast i mitt mal. enda ero suo allar vitrar þioder at vita uilia uphaf sinna landzbygda, eda huers huerge tilhefjast eda kynsloder. (Jakob… 
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