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The Viking funeral

Stephen J. Cannell

The Viking funeral

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scully, Shane (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Police -- California -- Los Angeles -- Fiction,
  • Undercover operations -- Fiction,
  • Police corruption -- Fiction,
  • Detective and mystery stories,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephen J. Cannell.
    GenreFiction
    The Physical Object
    Pagination388 p.
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23246166M
    ISBN 100312983433, 0312269609
    LC Control Number2001048654


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The customs vary slightly according to how wealthy the dead individual was and where they lived, but they all revolve around the Vikings belief in an afterlife. Vikings were buried with everything they might need in the next world.

The items (or grave goods) would [ ]. If you’ve ever watched one of those old Viking movies from days of yore, when a Viking warrior dies, they put him and all of his stuff into a boat, dump flammables all over it, back away, and set fire to it.

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The practice of sending your non-functional electronics to the afterlife. Honorable dead electronics can go to Valhalla if sent properly.

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