The Real Vikings

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The Real Vikings

Craftsman, Traders, and Fiercesome Raiders

By Martha A. Barletta; Gilda Berger; Melvin Berger

National Geographic Society, Hardcover, 9780792251323, 64pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2003

This beautifully illustrated book reveals the full range of Viking life and culture and their notable accomplishments as skilled craftsmen, hardworking farmers, prosperous merchants, and explorers. Full color.

About the Author

Melvin Berger is the author of many classic LRFOs, including Germs Make Me Sick!, Oil Spills! and Why I Cough, Sneeze, Shiver, Hiccup, and Yawn, as well as other nonfiction on the Harper backlist. He lives in East Hampton, NY.