Reviews by Terry O'Connor

Erling the Bold

by Robert Michael Ballantyne

For a book written in the late 1800s this is excellent, an enjoyable read with a reasonable pace. Historical fiction which compares with Conan Doyle’s Sir Nigel and the White company, and a good read compared to Howards Conan. Norway just before it is united under one King, and how the Norsemen may have been forced to spread out even to as far as the new world.

Pleasantly surprising.

Reviewed on 2010.10.27

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