A companion to "Plotting and Chopping - Tudors and Stuarts with a Few Gory Bits", this book aims to give a full and entertaining picture of what life was like for Viking people. Included is information about their food, clothes, language, customs and more.
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Book Description Puffin, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Run for your life, the Vikings are coming! Where does the word 'Viking' come from? Who sailed to America before Christopher Columbus? How did the Vikings find their way at sea without navigation equipment? What did they eat? What did their warriors wear? Were they as fierce as everyone thinks? What were Viking warships called? Which Viking words are still used in the English language? Raiding, killing and plundering other lands. These are the first things that come to mind when we think about the Vikings. But that's just one side of the story. Bookseller Inventory # 019230