The Horrible, Miserable Middle Ages: The Disgusting Details about Life During Medieval Times by Kathy Allen, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Horrible, Miserable Middle Ages: The Disgusting Details about Life During Medieval Times

The Horrible, Miserable Middle Ages: The Disgusting Details about Life During Medieval Times

by Kathy Allen
     
 

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From leftover trenchers and stinky chamber pots to barber-surgeons and the black plague, life could be really miserable for people during medieval times. Get ready to explore the nasty side of life in the Middle Ages.

Imagine having your teeth yanked out by a barber. Or picture yourself feasting on stale crackers filled with maggots. From dirt pits used as

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From leftover trenchers and stinky chamber pots to barber-surgeons and the black plague, life could be really miserable for people during medieval times. Get ready to explore the nasty side of life in the Middle Ages.

Imagine having your teeth yanked out by a barber. Or picture yourself feasting on stale crackers filled with maggots. From dirt pits used as bathrooms to homes crawling with critters, life could be pretty disgusting for people long ago. Engaging text, period photos and illustrations, and primary source excerpts bring the nasty times to life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781429663502
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
02/28/2011
Series:
Disgusting History Series
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
730,300
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
8 - 10 Years

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