Exploring World Cultures (First Edition)
Reading Level: 3
Interest Level: 2-5
Iceland is known as the land of fire and ice. Readers delve into the culture that rose up from this rugged landscape of volcanoes, hot springs, and glaciers. They learn about Iceland's Viking history and how it has affected its government and people in the past and still today. Brilliant photographs highlight the bustling arts scene of Reykjavík and the magnificent natural environment of the Atlantic island. Sidebars and fact boxes add to engaging text, allowing readers to connect deeply with the culture of Iceland.