Category:

 History & Places

Series:History Showtime Ser.

History Showtime brings a fresh new approach to history, combining essential learning with the fun of drama and music.
History Showtime: Ancient Egyptians looks at the history of this great civilisation and describes the everyday life of its people, such as what they ate... read more

Ancient Egyptians

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 History & Places

Series:Lonely Planet Kids
Reading Level:Children's - Grade 2-3, Age 7-8

Get closer to planet Earth's most amazing man-made marvel as you take a journey along the Great Wall of China. Travel past mysterious tombs, scorching desert and sparkling glaciers, and discover loads of fascinating facts about this majestic part of the world.

Following the Great Wall (Unfolding Journeys)

Category:

 History & Places

Series:History Showtime Ser.

History Showtime brings a fresh new approach to history, combining essential learning with the fun of drama and music.
History Showtime: Ancient Greeks looks at who the ancient Greeks were and describes their everyday life, such as what they ate, what they ... read more

History Showtime: Ancient Greeks

Category:

 History & Places

Series:History Showtime Ser.

History Showtime brings a fresh new approach to history, combining essential learning with the fun of drama and music.
History Showtime: Romans looks at who the Romans were and describes their everyday life, such as what they ate, what they wore and their beliefs. ... read more

History Showtime: Romans

Category:

 History & Places

Explore the beautiful city of Paris in this stylish big picture dictionary from Ingela P. Arrhenius.
 
From the banks of the Seine to the top of the Eiffel Tower, there's so much to see in Paris! Visit lively neighbourhoods, famous museums and trendy bist... read more

My First Book of Paris

Category:

 History & Places

Series:Lonely Planet Kids
Reading Level:Children's - Grade 2-3, Age 7-8

Discover mind-blowing history, awesome architecture and incredible creatures as you sail through Egypt up the majestic river Nile.

Secrets of the Nile (Unfolding Journeys)

Category:

 History & Places

Myths Understood is an innovative new series that explores how myths reveal a culture's way of life. Each book begins with a brief overview of a civilization, including information about the physical landscape, government and religious beliefs, and then introduces myth... read more

Understanding Greek Myths

Category:

 History & Places

Series:Rapping About...

In this colorful book, students will learn about the roles and relationships of the heroes and gods in ancient Roman myths and legends. Several ancient Roman myths are retold, describing how these stories helped ancient people interpret their world.

Understanding Roman Myths

If you ever hear old folk moaning on about the world today, just remind them how woeful things were in the Second World War. Readers can discover why the blitzed Brits ate chicken-fruit, sinkers and nutty, what really happened ... read more

Woeful Second World War (Horrible Histories 25th Anniversary Edition)

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 History & Places

Series:You Wouldn't Want to Be... Ser.

You are Tutankhamun, ruler of Egypt for a brief but turbulent period. You oversaw a national change in religion and then died mysteriously at only 19 years old. Since your body was first examined experts have been unable to agree how you died, and you have be... read more

You Wouldn't Want to Be Tutankhamun!

Category:

 History & Places

Series:You Wouldn't Want to Be... Ser.

This engaging information book tells the story of the American astronauts who set out on the voyage of a lifetime in 1970 to land on the moon. After months of practise, they blasted off from Earth to the cheers of bystanders, but things took a turn for the... read more

You Wouldn't Want to Be on Apollo XIII!

Category:

 History & Places

Series:You Wouldn't Want to be...

As an ancient Egyptian, your body is being prepared for the afterlife. But it's fairly disgusting business, and you can't be sure that you will always be treated with respect. This title in the popular You Wouldn't Want to Be series features full-colour... read more

You Wouldn't Want to be an Egyptian Mummy!