Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gardar” in chapter 1 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers:

... I see the gleam of axe and spear; The sound of smitten shields I hear, Keeping a harsh and fitting time To Saga's chant and Runic rhyme. [about the year 860, a Danish sailor named Gardar was driven upon the shores of Iceland, after which that island was settled by a colony from Norway. About a hundred years later, Greenland was settled from Iceland; Eirek the red being the first to...

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Gardar (North Dakota, United States) 8 4 0 0 0 user votes

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