Awfully Ancient: Mangy Mummies, Menacing Pharoahs and Awful Afterlife : A moth-eaten history of the extraordinary Egyptians Paperback / softback
by Kay Barnham
Illustrated by Tom Morgan-Jones
Part of the Awfully Ancient series
Welcome, reader, to Ancient Egypt! Take a trip back in time with us and find out what it was like to live in this powerful civilisation - from fear-inducing pharaohs and grotesque gods to extraordinary embalming techniques and amazing architecture!Did Cleopatra really bathe in milk?
How did Egyptians try to cure poor eyesight? And what did the weighing-of-the-heart involve? Hilariously illustrated by Tom Morgan-Jones, and crammed full of fascinating (and gruesome) facts, this is high-interest history for children of 9+.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 32 pages
- Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
- Publication Date: 24/03/2016
- Category: History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9780750289979
- Hardback from £11.45