Vikings (Ladybird Histories)
Ladybird Histories is a series of books about periods and people in history that children find especially engaging and that are often taught in schools. Packed full of interesting and entertaining details that will delight all readers"from lifestyles, battles, and important characters to the influence the past has played on the world around us today.This Ladybird Histories title is all about the Vikings: their famous leaders, what people wore, how they lived, their fascinating myths and legends, and how they shaped Britain today. It has everything you need to know about the Vikings for school homework!
This series is an updated reprint of the treasured Ladybird Histories from a British publisher. These wonderful, time-honored histories have been enlarged to a 7.5" x 10" softcover with maps, illustrations, insets to explain concepts, etc.-all conveyed in short bites to give a good overview of life during that culture and time. Added enhancements include two-page spreads of major historical characters with birth/death dates in a Who's Who; a timeline, a glossary, and a list of related places to visit. These are fantastic first introductions to history study. 64 pp. ~ Ruth