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1874 Excerpt: ... Shetlands lost to Norway, 201 Siegfred, a King in
Jutland, 21 Siegfred, an Englishman, bis labours among the Swedes,
82 Siegfred, Vikingar, his rovings, 40, 41; his death, 44 Siegric,
King of Lejre, 37 Sigbrit, Mother, her influence over Christian
II., 219; the death of her daughter Dyvekc, or the Dove, 220
Sigismund, son of Johan III., succeeds to the Polish crown, 260; he
returns to Sweden, 263; his zeal for Roman Catholicism, ib.; he is
crowned at Upsala, 264; the charter he signed, ib.; he returns to
Poland, tb.; he is defeated by Karl, 265; he reigns in Poland until
his death, 266 Sigrid, daughter of Krik, 243 Sigtuna, Odin's temple
at, 59, 60 Sigurd Jarl turns the anger of ihe people from Hakon, 78
Sigurd Jorsalafar, King of Norway, goes to Jerusalem, 152; gives
away his ships and returns to Norway over-land, 153; the ordeal of
a red-hot iron, ib.; his death, ib. Sigurd Ring, King of Sweden,
defeats Harald Hildetand, 27; how he honoured his memory, 28
Sjaelland, the Island of, 21; origin of its name, 23 Skaania,
Swedish province of Den-mark, 23, 38; origin of its name, 23. 64
Skalds, or poets, 9; their Sagas, 9, 23. 62, 74 Skraslingar, or
dwarfs, of North America, 87 Skule Baardsson, rebels against Hakon
IV., 170; his defeat and death, ib. Skytte, Johan, tutor of Gustaf
Adolf, 273 Slesvig, visited by the monks, 34; under Knud Lavard,
too; wars with Holstein begin, 126; granted to Counts of Holstein,
142; wars, 181, 184; Erik's appeal to the Emperor Sigismund, 185;
peace, 186; Slesvig and Holstein united, 200 Smaa Kongar, or Small
Kings, 20, 61 Snorre Sturlasson, his murder, 171 Sofia, Queen of
Sweden, 158 Sophia of Mecklenburg, Queen of Denmark, 249, 250 Soro,
monastery of, 23; academy of, 253 Spread Eagle, torture of the, 29
Staerkodder, King of the...
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