Viking Life: Transport

Viking Life: Transport

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Description

The Viking Life series explores the everyday lives of people who lived during the Viking era. This title looks at the Vikings built and travelled in longships and other forms of transport across water and land. It describes how the Vikings' use of transport enabled them to carry out raiding and trading expeditions and examines evidence ship burials.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 220 x 266 x 3mm | 162g
  • Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • 0750278617
  • 9780750278614
  • 894,699

Table of contents

1: The Viking world
2: Sea routes
3: Viking longships
4: Other ships
5: Life at sea
6: River transport
7: Trade networks
8: Birka: a trading centre
9: Land transport
10: Skiing and sledging
11: Ship burials
12: Timeline
13: Glossary
14: Index and resources
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About Nicola Barber

Nicola Barber is an experienced author and editor of children`s non-fiction books.
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