Joseph Brodsky and the Creation of Exile (Princeton Legacy

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For example, a tractor-trailer delivering oranges from Florida to New York, or a boat delivering a shipment of coffee from Africa to Europe. Good-quality fur hats may be purchased in Vladivostok at reasonable prices. India made a comeback in one final burst of glory in the Moscow Olympics of 1980. This course introduces students to the history and culture of the Vikings and associated peoples, both in their Scandinavian homelands and abroad in the British Isles, Continental Europe, Russia, North America, and the Middle East.

Pages: 340

Publisher: Princeton University Press (April 19, 2016)

ISBN: 0691634521

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