Theodoricus Monachus and the Icelanders

Theodoricus Monachus and the Icelanders

By E.R. Halvorson

Thridji Vikingafundur [Third Viking Congress], edited by Kristján Eldjárn Ritsjóri (Reykjavik, 1958)

Synopsis: Examines how Theodoricus Monachus used Icelandic sources when he wrote his Historia de antiquitate regum Norwagiensium in about 1180.

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See also this selection from the writings of Theodoricus Monachus

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