Set sail in your longboat and explore the mysterious lands of runes, raids, and sagas. Viking World is a lavish album of discovery in which the battles, legends and heroic deeds of these notorious Norsemen are brought to ax-wielding life. Intricate illustrations of weapons and Viking treasures are paired with full-page awe-inspiring scenes. From seafaring and sagas to raiding and religion, there is much to explore for the brave of heart. A book to rouse the courage and stir the imagination of all would-be warriors!
Author Robert Macleod lives on the remote Scottish coastline and has a passionate interest in the Viking age. His inspiration comes from a journal belonging to his grandfather Tom Macleod, documenting the discovery of long-forgotten Viking relics. John has traced these treasures to a Viking burial site, which has been fully excavated to reveal fragments of a boat and remains of a once great Viking noble.
Age 9 & up. Hardcover.