Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Thorvald” in chapter 1 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers:
...up our battle-shields, and guard ourselves the best we can, but fight little against them.
So they did, and the Skraelings shot at them for a while, but then fled, each as fast as he could.
Then Thorvald asked his men if any of them was hurt: they said they were not hurt.
I have got a hurt under the arm, said he; for an arrow flew between the bulwarks and the shield under my arm; and here is the ar...
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