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Thorvald the Luckless/Thorfinn Karlsefni

Some vikings. P.

Alan Nguyen

on 22 January 2013

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Transcript of Thorvald the Luckless/Thorfinn Karlsefni

Thorfinn Karlsefni was an Icelandic
explorer who led an attempt to settle Vinland around 1010 B.C.E. Thorfinn's wife also gave birth to the first child born in the new world, Thorfinn's son, a boy named Snorri. The settlement L'Anse aux Meadows is thought by some to be Thorfinn's settlement and not Leif Erikkson's. Thorvald Erikkson got his name after he died . The sagas say that as he was unloading his boat, for no apparent reason, a Scraling came up and shot him in the belly with a bow and arrow. The Vikings By Alan Nguyen Thorvald the Luckless Thorfinn Karlsefni A theory on why the Vikings left The Vikings were not safe in Vinland. The scralings could kill them. So, they packed up their stuff and left.
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