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The sorrow stone, Kári Gíslason

Label
The sorrow stone
Title
The sorrow stone
Statement of responsibility
Kári Gíslason
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After committing an audacious act of revenge for her brother's murder, Disa flees with her son Sindri through the fjords of Iceland. She has already endured the death of her loved ones. Now she must run to save her son, and her honour. In a society where betrayals and revenge killings are rife, all Disa has is her pride and her courage. Will it be enough for her and her son to escape retribution? This is a retelling of the Icelandic saga, Saga of Gisli
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
11054434
Cataloging source
ANL:PDS
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Gísla saga
  • Eyrbyggja saga
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gíslason, Kári
Dewey number
A823.4
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • þórdís Súrsdóttir
  • Murder
  • Mothers and sons
  • Revenge
  • Betrayal
  • Iceland
  • Iceland
Target audience
adult
Label
The sorrow stone, Kári Gíslason
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on the Icelandic Gisla and Eyrbyggja sagas
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000070239347
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780702265525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
1 map, 1 genealogical table
Label
The sorrow stone, Kári Gíslason
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on the Icelandic Gisla and Eyrbyggja sagas
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000070239347
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780702265525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
1 map, 1 genealogical table

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