RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 243557 LA English T1 Leif the Lucky, discoverer of America A1 Berry, Erick,, PB Garrard Press PP Champaign, Ill. YR 1961 AB Leif Ericson won his nickname two times. As a boy in Iceland, he fell over a waterfall and landed safely on his feet. His friends called him "Leif the Lucky". Then, as a young man voyaging from Norway to Greenland, he rescued five men shipwrecked on a rock. The Vikings thought sea rescues were very lucky.