Icelandic River Saga by Nelson Gerrard. I know - I know. This book is no longer available except you might be hit by the Lucky Streak inside a second-hand bookshop. Don't hesitate to get hold of a copy whenever you find it. This book is such a welth of interesting information on Icelandic people who settled and lived along the Whitemud River in Manitoba, which became known as the Icelandic River. You can dwell with the book for hours. Unfortunately it's a little bit heavy to read in bed :)
A partial index to the book with the emphasis on early pioneers, their sons and daughters, and area residents is a valuable help in locating people in the Icelandic River area.
Mr. Gerrard is now working on another huge task, Gimlunga Saga, the story of the Icelandic settlement at Gimli in New Iceland, Manitoba. Take a look at Gimlunga
Saga where Mr. Gerrard calls upon the
support of the descendants of the Gimli