Allan, T: Vikings
Englisch. London, 2002. 144 S. Kt
A richly illustrated introduction to an extraordinary people - famed for a warlike nature, yet capable of superb artistry, and timeless myths of giants and heroes. 120 illus.
Vikings sets new standards in combing text and images to capture the achievements of a lost culture. Themes include ceremonies, sacrifices and extraordinary voyages, mighty gods and goddesses, magic and the mysteries of the afterlife. It combines clear, non-academic text with top quality and lavish illustrations to a subject that has a proven and growing popularity. A superb addition to any library.