Who Were the Romans?

Author: Phil Roxbee Cox

Publisher: Usborne Publishing

ISBN: 9781474910491

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 5964

What were gladiators? Were people really thrown to the lions? What did Romans learn at school? Find out in this entertaining look at the Romans. Packed full of fun, facts and illustrations showing everyday life in ancient Rome, this newly updated Internet-linked book has all the answers.

Who Were the Vikings?

Author: Phil Roxbee Cox

Publisher: Edc Publishing

ISBN: 9781580863971

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 2250

Gives answers to the first questions children ask about history, provoking comparison with life as they know it today. Colorful illustrations and well-researched text take readers back in time.

Who Were the Vikings?

Author: Jane Chisholm,Struan Reid

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9780746052587

Category: Vikings

Page: 32

View: 988

This series consists of simple illustrated guides to answer children's questions about history and invite comparisons with life today. This particular title deals with the Vikings.

Who Were the First People?

Author: Phil Roxbee Cox

Publisher: Starting Point History

ISBN: 9781474910507

Category: Prehistoric peoples

Page: 32

View: 4035

Packed full of fun and facts about everyday life spanning more than three thousand years, this is the sort of book you dip into to find out about one thing ... and end up reading from cover to cover!

The Roman Record

Author: Paul Dowswell

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9780746069141

Category: Romans

Page: 32

View: 2275

Soak up the shocks, horrors and sensations of the greatest empire of the Ancient World. It's all in The Roman Record - a fresh and lively look at history, written and designed to look like a tabloid newspaper. 1200 years of history are covered, from Romulus and Remus to the fall of Rome. Wolf Boy Kills Twin - Then Founds City, Elephant Man in Mountain Breakout, Exploding Brain Kills Honeymoon Hun - these are just some of the stories you'll find in the Record. And don't miss the Record special features such as Top Tips for Tourists in Rome, Senulas's Slave Spot, and Godshop - your essential guide to Rome's religions.

What Were Castles For?

Author: Phil Roxbee Cox

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781474910477


Page: 32

View: 7691

Find out who built castles, what knights did and what really went on inside castle walls in this entertaining and colourful look at medieval life. Packed full of fun and facts about life in castle times, this book also contains internet-links to young and relevant web sites.

What the Romans Did for Us

Age 7-8, Below Average Readers

Author: Alison Hawes

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1408112868

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 980

From takeaways to motorways, the Romans brought with them a variety of ideas and inventions that changed the way we live.

Make This Roman Villa

Author: Iain Ashman

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9781409506195


Page: 32

View: 5963

Each page contains pieces to cut and glue to create a historical scene.

Usborne Greek Myths

Author: Heather Amery

Publisher: Usborne Publishing

ISBN: 9780746043066

Category: Mythology, Greek

Page: 128

View: 8982

The Greek myths are timeless stories, full of brave heroes, terrifying monsters, powerful gods and goddesses, battles and great adventures. This book contains a collection of Greek myths, retold in a way suitable for young children to listen to and understand.

The Romans

Author: Anthony Marks,Graham Tingay,Gerald Wood

Publisher: Edc Pub

ISBN: 9780746003404

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

View: 3338

Describes the world of the Romans from the founding of the city to the decline of the empire.

Herod the Great

Author: Robert Green

Publisher: Children's Press(CT)

ISBN: 9780531158012

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 63

View: 2797

Traces the life of the Judean king, who crushed a Jewish rebellion, aligned himself with Rome, and rebuilt the Temple of Jerusalem

Encyclopedia of the Roman World

Author: Jane Bingham,Fiona Chandler,Sam Taplin

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780794501174

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 9532

Introduces the history and culture of the ancient Romans, describes the changes and developments that occured in Roman times and Roman influences on the modern world, and suggests related Web sites.

The Roman engineers

Author: L. A. Hamey,J. A. Hamey

Publisher: Lerner Pub Group

ISBN: 9780822512271

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 51

View: 7237

Discusses the methods and achievements of Roman builders who were responsible for such projects as aqueducts, roads, and bridges.

Who Built the Pyramids?

Author: Phil Roxbee Cox,Jane Chisholm,Struan Reid

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9780746053874

Category: Egypt

Page: 32

View: 5194

This volume responds to a variety of children's questions on the pyramids and the Egyptians, from What did Egyptians eat? to What were their towns and cities like? The easy-to-follow text helps children to imagine living in very different circumstances, and the actions and events of this time are described, with detailed illustrations.

The Story of the World

History for the Classical Child

Author: S. Wise Bauer

Publisher: Peace Hill Press

ISBN: 9780971412958

Category: Education

Page: 334

View: 1694

Provides sample questions and answers, recommended readings, maps, and activities.

The Story of the World

Activity Book One: Ancient Times; From the Earliest Nomads to the Last Roman Emperor

Author: Joyce Crandell,S. Wise Bauer,Sheila Graves

Publisher: Peace Hill Press

ISBN: 1933339055

Category: Education

Page: 127

View: 1506

Provides sample questions and answers, recommended readings, maps, and activities.

The Usborne History of Britain

Author: Ruth Brocklehurst

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9780746084441

Category: Great Britain

Page: 512

View: 2243

This is a comprehensive conpendium of the history of Britain, encompassing everything from prehistoric times to the turn of the new millennium. It also features internet links to additional sources, including video clips, games and much more.

Women in Ancient Rome

Author: Fiona Macdonald

Publisher: Brighter Child

ISBN: 9780872265707

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 2598

Examines the conditions of women in ancient Roman society, discussing such topics as their legal status, their role in the family, everyday life, employment, and religion.