Encyclopedia of Ancient World

Encyclopedia of Ancient World

by Jane Bingham, Inklink Firenze, Giacinto Gaudenzi
     
 
This lavishly illustrated encyclopedia follows the dramatic history of the world's early civilizations, from the first farmers of the Middle East to the rise of mighty empires in Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece and Rome. Stunning photographs and detailed reconstructions create a vivid picture of life in the ancient world, while the comprehensive factfinders include a time

Overview

This lavishly illustrated encyclopedia follows the dramatic history of the world's early civilizations, from the first farmers of the Middle East to the rise of mighty empires in Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece and Rome. Stunning photographs and detailed reconstructions create a vivid picture of life in the ancient world, while the comprehensive factfinders include a time chart, who's who, and lots more about gods and goddesses, mythology and details of recent archaeological finds. Enter the ancient world and discover: How writing first developed. Why Julius Caesar was murdered. What was the story of the Trojan Horse. How a woman became a pharaoh.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780794503642
Publisher:
EDC Publishing
Publication date:
06/01/2003
Series:
History Encyclopedias Ser.
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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