Engaging, easy-to-read text allows readers to explore this island nations history under Norwegian and Danish rule, parliamentary democracy government, economy, natural wonders such as glaciers, volcanoes, geysers, and hot springs, plants and animals, language, religion, culture, people, and much more. Readers will learn that the first sagas were recorded in this country and that traditional crafts include wood carving, metalwork, and embroidery. Important artists include Bjork, Sigur Ros, Einar Jonsson, and Asmundur ...

Iceland 2007, Checkerboard Books, Edina, MI

ISBN-13: 9781599287843