A distinguished one-volume history of Norway, from the Vikings through the Resistance of World War II. "e;Full, objective, and thoroughly readable history, rich in content.... The result is a well-rounded treatment of Norwegian lifepolitical, religious, economic, and intellectualduring the long centuries.... Easily the most important history of Norway in the English language since Gjerset."e;N. Y. TimesOriginally published in 1948.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.