25 12, 2012

Introduction (Norwegian)

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Håkon V Magnussøn In Dante’s time there was not much accurate information in Italy about Norway.  Dante mentions it just once in the Divine Comedy in the place which includes, among the bad Christian monarchs of Europe, the king who was on the throne in his time: Hakon V, specifically Håkon V Magnussøn, who reigned over Norway from 1299 to 1319. Dante is in no way clear about the misdeeds which he attributes to King Hakon, but it is a fact that the [...]