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How To Live Icelandic - 
      Nína Björk Jónsdóttir
    
      Edda Magnus
    
      Gunnar Freyr Gunnarsson

How To Live Icelandic

; Edda Magnus ; Gunnar Freyr Gunnarsson (Fotograf)

Known as 'The Land of Fire and Ice', Iceland is a country of contrasts. From the enormous glaciers to the active volcanoes, the summer midnight sun to the briefest of winter days, the ancient language to the modern technological innovations. Les mer
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Known as 'The Land of Fire and Ice', Iceland is a country of contrasts. From the enormous glaciers to the active volcanoes, the summer midnight sun to the briefest of winter days, the ancient language to the modern technological innovations. This is a nation with a rich and diverse culture as unique as its stunning landscapes.

How to Live Icelandic is the ultimate insider's guide to this northerly nation. You may have already tried skyr for breakfast and listened to Sigur Ros on your daily commute, but how much do you know about the real Iceland; the locals' take on this one-of-a-kind island? Icelanders Nina Bjoerk Jonsdottir and Edda Magnus have put together the highlights of Icelandic music, literature, cultural attitudes, food traditions and celebrations so the rest of the world can benefit from the special blend of old Norse wisdom with liberal modern attitudes.

This beautiful book is full of inspiration and insight into this progressive and peaceful nation that has freedom, community and equality at its core, revealing why Iceland remains one of the happiest countries in the world.
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Forlag: White Lion Publishing
Innbinding: Innbundet
Språk: Engelsk
Sider: 224
ISBN: 9780711267374
Format: 23 x 17 cm
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Introduction
Chapter 1: Areas of Iceland
Chapter 2: What Makes The Icelanders
Chapter 3: Culture
Chapter 4: At The Table
Chapter 5: Life Outdoors
Chapter 6: Life Inside
Chapter 7: Family Life And Life's Milestones
Chapter 8: Holidays And Celebrations
Nina Bjoerk Jonsdottir is an Icelandic diplomat, as well as former tour guide and journalist. Born and bred in Iceland, Nina Bjoerk has spent a quarter of her life abroad, studying and working in various countries in Europe. She is the author of a children's book on Icelandic heroines throughout history, Islandsdaetur (Daughters of Iceland), published in 2020. Nina Bjoerk lives in Reykjavik with her two children.

Edda Magnus is an Icelandic British global health expert, working in the area of vaccines. Since first leaving Iceland in 1996, she has spent countless hours explaining the peculiarities of her beloved homeland to curious friends and colleagues from around the world. She lives in Geneva, Switzerland with her husband and two children.