Scandinavian History

Library Holdings :

HIF General

Links and References

Vikings and Scandinavian History
Melissa Snell Gateway site.

Gateway to Scandinavian History

Arnamagnæanske Institut

Arni Magnusson Institute
Icelandic manuscripts



The Danish History of Saxo Grammaticus
in English at the Online Medieval and Classical Library Release #28b

See also Dansk Nationallitteraert Arkiv: "Saxo Grammaticus: Gesta Danorum" (DNA, Copenhagen, 1996). Originally written in Latin in the early years of the 13th Century A.D. by the Danish historian Saxo.The text of this edition is based on that published as "The Nine Books of the Danish History of Saxo Grammaticus", translated by Oliver Elton (Norroena Society, New York, 1905). This edition is in the PUBLIC DOMAIN in the United States.

This electronic edition was edited, proofed, and prepared by Douglas B. Killings (DeTroyes(at)EnterAct.COM), April 1997.