Author: Manning, Mick and Granstrom, Brita
Year Published: 2007
No. of pages: 39
Illustrations: 44 Color Illustrations. 2 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 8 1/2”x11”
Watch skillful ship builders at work, charge into battle, visit a Viking farmstead, enjoy the hustle and bustle of Jorvik on market day and listen to fireside tales about the Viking gods. You can even wipe a tear from your eye at a Viking funeral! These pages are packed full of up-to-date information about Viking life drawn from the latest archaeological discoveries. With drawings, notes, wood shavings, straw, wolf fur and axe marks, this book shows you history as it really happened. “Guaranteed to keep young readers’ attention from cover to cover” (The Guardian).