THE ANCIENT WORLD IN 100 WORDS

Subtitle Start conversations and spark inspiration

Clive Gifford
Price £14.99
Description Description
Keep boredom at bay and become an ancient history expert with this quick-fire guide!

With 100 carefully chosen words, each explained in just 100 words, this book provides a quick and fun insight into the characters, events and inventions of the ancient world. With entries on the Egyptians, the Phoenicians, the Minoans, the Greeks, and the Romans, this book is an easy way to gain a rounded knowledge of the subject area, while also sparking discussion and provoking thought from readers, young and old. 

What were pyramids used for?
How did the Romans fight battles?
Which Greek inventions are still used today?

Each word is brought to life with engaging illustrations and absorbing text, sure to inspire the imagination of budding historians.
Series:
Series In a Nutshell
Format:
Format Juvenile - Hardcover 112 Pages
ISBN:
ISBN 9780711244672
Size:
Size9.25 in x 11.42 in / 235.00 mm x 290.00 mm
Published:
Published Date October 15th, 2019
Clive Gifford
Clive Gifford has traveled to more than 70 countries, climbed rocket launch towers, ridden on robots, and flown gliders. He's had more than 200 books published and has received nominations for or won Royal Society, School Library Association, Smithsonian, and TES awards. He won the Blue Peter Book Award for Best Book with Facts 2019 for his title The Colors of History (QEB). Clive lives in Manchester, UK. 
Gosia Herba
Gosia Herba is an illustrator and art historian originally from Poland. She's worked as an illustrator of children's books, graphic novels, magazines, music labels, and advertisements for over 12 years. www.gosiaherba.pl
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