The Vikings were great warriors and cruel enemies. They were wonderful boat builders and loved the challenge of invading unknown lands. For more than 200 years they murdered and plundered along the Irish coast. It seemed they were invincible! Then, at last, a powerful Irish leader emerged to fight the greatest battle of his life. Irsh history jumps off the page in this fun series for children. A simple, informative and engaging way of learning about some of history's most exciting tales.