History from Objects: The Vikings
Through examining primary evidence, such as, pots, swords, remains, artwork, buildings and tapestries, the reader will be introduced to each historical age.
- Paperback | 32 pages
- 214 x 266 x 5mm | 158.76g
- 08 Mar 2012
- Hachette Children's Group
- Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- UK ed.
- colour illustrations, colour map
Table of contents
Who were the Vikings? Towns and homes Farming and food Clothes and crafts Ships and travel Warriors and raiders Families and children Gods and religion Writings and sagas Sports and games Quiz Timeline
About John Malam
John Malam studied Ancient History and Archaeology at the University of Birmingham, after which he worked as an archaeologist at the Ironbridge Gorge Museum in Shropshire. He is now an author specialising in information books for children. John also writes a weekly children`s book review column for the Manchester Evening News. He lives in Cheshire with his wife, a book designer, and their two children.