"Yule" Show Notes and Credits
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The following sources were used in compiling the information in this video in particular:
Andy Orchard, Cassell’s Dictionary of Norse Myth & Legend (Cassell)
John Lindow, Norse Mythology: A Guide to the Gods, Heroes, Ritual, and Beliefs (OUP)
Rudolf Simek, Dictionary of Northern Mythology (D.S. Brewer)
H.R. Ellis Davidson, The Rituals of Northern Europe (Penguin)
Kevin Crossley-Holland, The Penguin Book of Norse Myths: Gods of the Vikings (Penguin)
Robert L. Schichler, “Understanding the Outsider: Grendel, Geisel, and the Grinch,” Popular Culture Review 11 (2000): 99–105.
Tacitus, Germania (Loeb Classical Library)
The Saga of Grettir the Strong , trans., Bernard Scudder (Penguin) [or online]
“King Hrolf and his Champions” in Eirik the Red and Other Icelandic Sagas, trans., Gwyn Jones (OUP) [or online]
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