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Books about Iceland

Books about Iceland reveal to the readers the interesting facts about the culture, history, heritage,
natural world and social life of Iceland. Iceland is a very cultured nation. Therefore, books are the most desired source of entertainment for an Icelander. It is also the best gift too. Iceland is very proud of its Nobel Laureate Halldor Laxness who received the Nobel prize for his renewed narrative art on Iceland.

Iceland's culture and art call for special attention due to their rich heritage. There are numerous books that are written on the rich heritage and culture of Iceland. Some of the famous books about Iceland culture are listed as follows:
  • Iceland from Past to Present
  • The Vinland Millennium
  • A Guide to Icelandic Architecture
  • Sculptor- An Edda in Shapes and Symbols
The history of Iceland is beautifully portrayed through the books below:
  • Birth of a Nation
  • The Viking Discovery of America
  • Milestones in Icelandic History
Books on the Icelandic Folklores contain the numerous old stories and splendid folklores of Iceland. Some such books are given below:
  • Icelandic Folk and Fairy Tales
  • The Demon Whistle
Iceland is the dream destination of travelers therefore to guide them in their journey the following books will be helpful:
  • Fodors Scandinavia
  • Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands
  • Iceland: Land of sagas
Every year thousands of people are attracted towards Iceland on account of its heavenly beauty as depicted in these books:
  • Land
  • 1881 Km
  • Vision of Iceland
  • Face to Face
  • Waterfalls
  • West Fjords
The following books will prove to be a source of important information to the students of geography and source of knowledge to others
  • Geology of Iceland
  • Geology and Volcanos in Iceland
  • geysers and hot Springs in Iceland

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