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This version made the myth compatible with the myth of Rome's foundation by
Romulus, who was descended from the royalty of Alba Longa. Through his pietas
(devotion to duty) Aeneas was a paradigm of Roman moral values and the ...
... primeval giant who came into being at the beginning of time, descended the
race of giants. As Ymir slept, he sweated, and a male and female grew under his
armpit, while one of his legs begot a monstrous son on the other. ..:.v - I n >' i .
All free men descended from Karl. Heimdall then came to a luxurious home,
where Fadir and Modir (father and mother) entertained him with a sumptuous
meal of bread, meat, poultry and wine. Heimdall stayed three nights, sleeping
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This is an old book (1970s) I inherited from my father. It's rather intense so I only refer to it when one of my 'newer' books can't answer one of my questions. My favourite sections would be the one ... Read full review
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