The Viking Codex The Saga of Leif Eriksson by Fiona MacDonald


The Viking Codex The Saga of Leif Eriksson by Fiona MacDonald

Voyage with Eric the Red and his son Leif Eriksson as they set out across the wild Atlantic Ocean to settle strange new lands. Facts about Viking culture and history are made accessible through a dramatic unfolding narrative. Vivid gatefold illustrations and 'saga' booklets help to make you feel as though you were really there. It includes additional information on related topics such as Viking society and culture, and a map of Leif's many voyages, placing the events in a geographical as well as historical context. Superb full-colour illustrations create a vibrant and engaging title, perfect for either home or school. It includes information on archaeological discoveries and how we know so much about Leif Eriksson. It also includes glossary, index and gold foiling.

About the Author

Fiona Macdonald studied history at Cambridge University and at the University of East Anglia. She has taught in schools and colleges and has written numerous books for children.

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40 pages
Interest Age: 7+


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Publication date

1st April 2009



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