Eirik the red and Other Icelandic Sagas
Eirik the red и другие исландские саги
The remote and inhospitable landscape of Iceland made it a perfect breeding-ground for heroes. The first Norsemen to colonize it in 860 found that the fight for survival demanded high courage and tough self reliance; it also nurtured a stern sense of duty and an uncompromising view of destiny.
История исландской литературы : новое издание
Provides an overview of the literature of Iceland, since the country's settlement in the ninth century, including chapters on lesser-known areas such as drama, children's literature, women's literature, and North American Icelandic literature.
Исландская техника вязания
Includes 26 garments and accessories, taking as inspiration traditional Icelandic rose-pattern designs. This collection also includes sweaters, waistcoats, hats, scarves and gloves for the whole family
Древнеисландская литература и в рамках культурного и общественного контекста.
The first comprehensive account of Old Icelandic literature set within its social and cultural context.
From the period of settlement (870-930) to the end of the fourteenth century, Icelanders produced one of the most varied and original literatures of medieval Europe.
История исландского театра : иллюстрированное издание
The borderline between amateur and professional theatre is nonetheless a thin one. Indeed, amateur theatre provides the roots for a living professional theatre, which in turn offers both model and stimulation to those who follow.
This is a study for those interested in Scandinavian languages but it has wider theoretical implications for all historical linguists.
The study of syllable quantity and vowel length raises issues of considerable importance for phonology and historical linguistics in general.
The Church played an important role the history of Icelandic Commonwealth (930-1264). Although prestigious, the Church wielded little power of its own; although wealthy, its influence was borrowed from positions in the political realm. Yet, the heads of the Icelandic Church remain under-appreciated and rarely studied. Most of scholarly works had been dealing with detached issues of political life or sainthood of some bishops.
Icelandic Art Today
Современное искусство Исландии
Красочная книга с красивыми иллюстрациями о современном искусстве Исландии станет самым лучшим подарком для всех интересующихся Исландией и искусством в целом .