"Woven into the Earth" Now Available in English

The Viking textile classic, Woven into the Earth by Else Ostergaard, is now available in an English translation. Amazon.com has a review.

Ostergaard's book covers the discovery of dozens of Viking garments preserved in a graveyard in Herjolfsnaes, Greenland in 1921. The garments provided the basis for much of modern Viking costume research.

Alas, despite the supposed publication date...

Alas, despite the supposed publication date of November 1, 2004, it isn't *actually* available yet. Let's hope this is a good sign, however... Nicolaa who's had it on order since May, 2003, when August, 2003 was the projected release date.