Please note: In order to keep Hive up to date and provide users with the best features, we are no longer able to fully support Internet Explorer. The site is still available to you, however some sections of the site may appear broken. We would encourage you to move to a more modern browser like Firefox, Edge or Chrome in order to experience the site fully.

The Ancient World in 100 Words : Start conversations and spark inspiration, Hardback Book

The Ancient World in 100 Words : Start conversations and spark inspiration Hardback

Illustrated by Gosia Herba

Part of the In a Nutshell series

Hardback

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.

Information

£14.99

£11.45

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops