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Reader recommendation: The Hooked X

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By Gretchen Wiegel, Indianapolis / February 27, 2013


The Hooked X, by Scott Wolter, the geologist author, starts with the Kensington Rune Stone to investigate the possibility that Vikings were in North America well before Columbus, who in fact used Viking maps.

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