“Viking Language 1 - Learn Old Norse, Runes, and Icelandic Sagas” provides everything necessary to learn Old Norse, runes, and tackle Icelandic sagas. It is a new introduction with graded lessons, Old Norse readings, runic inscriptions, grammar, exercises, pronunciation, maps, cultural sections, student guide, and vocabulary. It teaches about Vikings, Iceland, and the Viking Age. ---- Free downloadable Answer Key to Viking Language 1 available on www.vikingnorse.com ------ Complimenting Viking Language 1 is an audio component designed to assist the pronunciation of the Old Norse reading lessons in Viking Language 1. It is entitled “Viking Language 1 Audio: Pronounce Old Norse” and will be available as MP3 download and later as a CD. The readings are pronounced in Modern Icelandic with flowing, calm language and specific focus on clear diction. ---- For information about the “Viking Language Series”, samples of the audio readings, and the Answer Key to Viking Language 1 visit our website www.vikingnorse.com ---- Forthcoming soon: “Viking Language 2 - The Old Norse Reader.” It deepens the learning of Old Norse with a wealth of readings including complete sagas, poems of the Scandinavian gods and heroes, and Viking Age runes. Viking Language 2 offers important tools for learning Old Norse with a reference grammar, extensive vocabulary, and an answer key to the exercises in Viking Language 1.