Norway and the Norwegians
Much can be said about Norway and the Norwegians, and much has been said. If you want to have a look at the country, try this impressive site with over 200 webcams in Norway.
A modern guide to Norway is Michael Brady and Belinda Drabble's Living in Norway.
Life in the world's northernmost fishing villages is portrayed in North Cape Winter by Frits Solvang.
I was a Teenage Norwegian is an interesting true story of an American teenage boy sent to Tromsø in the 60's as an exchange student. Not everyone were only pleased when this book was printed, but it gives an outsider's view of a small Norwegian community. Only available second hand at present. Search for this book on Amazon UK or Yahoo.
Murder on the campus of the University of Tromsø is described in Robert Barnard's Death in a Cold Climate. Barnard was for some time a professor of English at the university. Many well-known university figures are portrayed in this novel.
Tim Moore presents another picture of Norway and Iceland when he follows in the footsteps of Lord Dufferin in his humorous Frost on my moustache.
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