Live Like a Viking: Discovering the Secrets of the Vikings (Hardcover)

Live Like a Viking: Discovering the Secrets of the Vikings By Claire Saunders, Ruth Hickson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Claire Saunders, Ruth Hickson (Illustrator)
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Description


Live Like a Viking is a fascinating and informative journey back in time to find out what it was really like to live in the Viking age.

The Vikings have a fearsome reputation as warriors. In reality, they were much more than that. From farmers and craftsmen to musicians and explorers, Viking society and culture has left a lasting impression on our modern world.

At the peak of their power, the Viking population soared to two million Get ready to discover what it was like to live in this epic era. Learn about out how these master seafarers invaded countries across Europe using iconic wooden longships, about family life, their beliefs, the place of women in society, how they dressed and what they ate, as well as their language, customs and rituals.

The book also includes step-by-step craft activities and recipes to have a go at. Dotted throughout are fictional accounts by a young girl that bring the Viking era to life and enable readers to understand what it was like to live like a Viking.

About the Author


Claire Saunders has been writing and editing for more than 20 years. Specializing in children's non-fiction, she has authored or co-authored many titles including The Power Book, The Birthday Almanac, A World of Gratitude and various activity books, including The Great British Staycation Activity Book, Super Soccer Activity Book and the Only in America Activity Book. A graduate of Cambridge University, she has previously worked for Ivy Press and Rough Guides and still loves travelling the world, learning about the history of other cultures. She lives with her family in Lewes, southern England.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781787081376
ISBN-10: 1787081370
Publisher: Button Books
Publication Date: September 10th, 2024
Pages: 56
Language: English