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Books written by William or Katherine Horton

Churches in Iceland (print version)

There’s more to Iceland than geysers, waterfalls, mountains, and stunning seascapes. Churches in Iceland is a collections of Icelandic church photographs taken throughout the country. Along with the photographs, the book touches on architecture, history, and geology. It reveals the charm and warmth of many of these unique structures.

Churches in Iceland, a print book available from Blurb. It contains Icelandic Church photographs.
Churches in Iceland, a print book available from Blurb.

Our book is available through Blurb. It is 73 pages of colorful goodness we hope you will enjoy! Included with each church are photographs, a short description of the church’s history, pointers to interesting sites nearby, and a map locating the church with GPS coordinates.

Appendices offer short articles about the history of Christianity in Iceland, a primer on naming conventions for Icelanders, and a “cheat sheet” on how to interpret Icelandic place names.

Want to take a quick look at it now? Here is a preview.