1100 years ago Baghdad was the world's biggest and finest city.
Discover this glamorous, glorious desert city - its art, literature and learning - during the Islamic Golden Age. * Diamond/Band 17 books offer more complex, underlying themes to give opportunities for children to understand causes and points of view. * Text type - An information book. * The book is organised into short chapters to help children practise the skills of locating and identifying important information. * The glossary and index can be used to develop children's information retrieval skills further. * Curriculum links - History