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Author Egill Bjarnason, author.

Title How Iceland changed the world : the big history of a small island / Egill Bjarnason.

Publication Info. [New York] : Penguin Books, [2021]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  949.12 BJARNASON    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction  949.12 EGILL BJARNASON    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  949.12 EGI    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  949.12 EGILL BJARNASON    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  949.12 BJA    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Non Fiction  949.12 BJARNASON    Check Shelf
Description xx, 266 pages ; 20 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents The discovery of the west -- The medieval legacy -- Iceland triggers a climate crisis -- Nationalism -- World War II -- The birth of Israel -- The moon landing -- The Cold War -- Gender equality.
Summary Provides a tour of the history of Iceland, from the time a Viking captain ran aground there 1,200 years ago to the pivotal role it played during the French Revolution, the moon landing, and the foundation of Israel.
Subject Civilization. (OCoLC)fst00862898
Iceland -- History.
Iceland -- Civilization.
Iceland. (OCoLC)fst01210572
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780143135883 (paperback)
0143135880 (paperback)
9780525507468 (ebook)
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