Hin sanna náttúra / Book
18th Century Stone Buildings / Book
The Icelandic Woman / Book
Icelandic women work more on the average than other women in Europe. Still they have more children, are very longölived and, according to an internationnal survey, live in a country that is a total paradise for women. The book gives a brief history of Icelandic women and descripes their lifestyle from the days of the settlement to modern times.
In lively text and pictures where moments of daily life are captured, the authors depict the uniqueness and independence of women who have had to put up with various conditions for centuries on the cold island. this is the fifth book that journalist Snæfríður Ingadóttir and photographer Þorvaldur Örn Kristmundsson have done togethter.
Their previous books include a aseries on unusual exciting things in Iceland under the theme 50 crazy things in Iceland