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Norse Mythology / Neil Gaiman.

Gaiman, Neil, author, narrator. (Author).
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  • 8 of 17 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Greenwood Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood BKCD 293.13 GAI (Text) 36626103811584 AV New Books on CD Checked out 05/01/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062663634
  • ISBN: 0062663631
  • Physical Description: 6 audio discs (6 hrs., 30 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Harperaudio, 2017.
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    • Recent Titles: 5 / 5.0
    • Frequent Circulators: 5 / 5.0

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General Note: Compact discs.
Unabridged.
Formatted Contents Note: The players -- Before the beginning, and after -- Yggdrasil and the nine worlds -- Mimir's head and Odin's eye -- The treasures of the gods -- The master builder -- The children of Loki -- Freya's unusual wedding -- The mead of poets -- Thor's journey to the land of the giants -- The apples of immortality -- The story of Gerd and Frey -- Hymir and Thor's fishing expedition -- The death of Balder -- The last days of Loki -- Ragnarok : The final destiny of the gods.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by author.
Summary, etc.: Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he presents his fashioning of the primeval Norse myths into a novel, which begins with the genesis of the legendary nine worlds, delves into the exploits of the deities, dwarves, and giants, and culminates in Ragnarok, the twilight of the gods and the rebirth of a new time and people. Gaiman stays true to the myths while vividly recreating the characters--the gods with their fiercely competitive natures, their susceptibility to being duped and to dupe others, and their tendency to let passion ignite their actions--and making these long-ago myths breathe pungent life again.-- adapted from author website.
Presents a rendering of the major Norse pantheon that traces the genesis of the legendary nine worlds and the exploits of its characters, illuminating the characters and natures of iconic figures Odin, Thor, and Loki.
Subject: Mythology, Norse.
Mythology, Germanic.
FICTION / Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Legends & Mythology.
FICTION / Literary.
Genre: Audiobooks.
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