Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece


Author: Jane Chisholm,Lisa Miles,Struan Reid
Publisher: Usborne Books
ISBN: 9781409549451
Category: Greece
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Illustrated with photographs, detailed maps, cutaways and reconstructions of historical events, this comprehensive encyclopedia explores the civilization of Ancient Greece.

Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece


Author: Jane Chisholm,Lisa Miles,Struan Reid
Publisher: Usborne Books
ISBN: 9781409531418
Category: Greece
Page: 144
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This is a far-reaching history of ancient Greece, from the early Minoans to the rise of classical Greece and its conquest by the Macedonians.

The Usborne Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece


Author: Jane Chisholm,Lisa Miles,Struan Reid
Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780794518004
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 144
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Provides information on the culture and history of ancient Greece from Minoan times to the coming of the Romans.

Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece


Author: Nigel Guy Wilson
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415973342
Category: History
Page: 800
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Examining every aspect of the culture from antiquity to the founding of Constantinople in the early Byzantine era, this thoroughly cross-referenced and fully indexed work is written by an international group of scholars. This Encyclopedia is derived from the more broadly focused Encyclopedia of Greece and the Hellenic Tradition, the highly praised two-volume work. Newly edited by Nigel Wilson, this single-volume reference provides a comprehensive and authoritative guide to the political, cultural, and social life of the people and to the places, ideas, periods, and events that defined ancient Greece.

The Usborne Internet-linked Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece


Author: Jane Chisholm,Lisa Miles,Struan Reid
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780746049075
Category: Greece
Page: 144
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This encyclopaedia seeks to help children explore the many facets of Ancient Greece and learn about the environment from which Greek myths and classic legends sprung. The illustrations combine with the text to offer a sense of what life would have been like at the time, along with discussion of subjects relevant to the curriculum. The encyclopaedia has been revised to include recommended Internet links which provide readers with access to a range of relevant Web sites containing further facts and information.

The Usborne Encyclopedia of World History


Author: Jane Bingham,Fiona Chandler,Sam Taplin
Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780794526887
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 415
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You will find the history of the world covering the major civilizations, rulers and events. The book paints a vivid picture of everyday life over thousands of years.

A Visitor's Guide to Ancient Greece


Author: Lesley Sims,Conrad Mason
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781409566168
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 128
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A handy guide for would-be time-travellers planning a trip back to Ancient Greece A Visitor's Guide to Ancient Greece is full of fascinating historical information about interesting tourist attractions, important festivals and the fashions and customs of ancient Greece. Written in an amusing style with a guide to the best villas, hotels and markets, this book also includes internet links which help readers to access the best online resources about Ancient Greece.

The Kingfisher History Encyclopedia


Author: Editors of Kingfisher
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780753457849
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 491
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A reference guide to world history, featuring a timeline, key date boxes, and biographies of historical figures.

Encyclopedia of the Roman World


Author: Jane Bingham,Fiona Chandler,Sam Taplin
Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780794501174
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 128
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Introduces the history and culture of the ancient Romans, describes the changes and developments that occured in Roman times and Roman influences on the modern world, and suggests related Web sites.

The Kingfisher Book of the Ancient World

From the Ice Age to the Fall of Rome
Author: Hazel Mary Martell
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780753453971
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 160
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Richly illustrated with maps and reconstruction of everyday life, this resource book explores the geography, culture and history of the ancient world. Full-color illustrations.

Children's Encyclopedia of the Ancient World

Step Back in Time to Discover the Wonders of the Stone Age, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, the Aztecs and Maya, the Incas, Ancient China and Ancient Japan
Author: John Haywood,Charlotte Hurdman,Richard Tames,Philip Steele,Fiona MacDonald
Publisher: Armadillo
ISBN: 9781843229957
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 512
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Details the characteristics and accomplishments of ancient cultures, including the Egyptians, Maya, and Romans, covering such topics as famous people, government, family life, cuisine, hygiene, travel, trade, and legends.

Ancient Greeks


Author: Stephanie Turnbull
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781474903196
Category:
Page: 32
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'Beginners' contain dual-level text. On each page a simple line for beginner readers is accompanied by a more complex one, which can be read aloud by an adult or by the child as he or she grows in confidence.

Ancient World

Internet Linked
Author: Fiona Chandler,Susie McCaffrey,Jane Bingham
Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780794508166
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 96
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An illustrated description of ancient life-styles and cultures.

Jason and the Argonauts

Usborne Classics Retold
Author: Felicity Brooks,Graham Humphreys
Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1409568385
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 160
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Deep in the heart of enemy territory, through mountainous seas and uncharted lands, Jason and his fearless crew, the Argonauts, do battle with giants, dragons, monsters and a merciless sea god, to bring the legendary Golden Fleece back to Greece. Thrillingly retold for today's readers, this heroic tale of myths and monsters in the ancient world remains as fresh and exciting as the day it was first written.

The Usborne Encyclopedia of Planet Earth


Author: Anna Claybourne,Gillian Doherty,Rebecca Treays
Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780746034057
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 160
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A reference book providing views of the universe, cutaways of the Earth, information exploring how it has evolved and what causes dramatic natural phenomena. It also covers core subjects such as rocks and minerals, weather and climate as well modern concerns about the environment.

The Visual dictionary of ancient civilizations


Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing,Deni Bown,DK Publishing
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 9781564587015
Category: History
Page: 64
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Labeled pictures identify buildings, clothing, and artifacts for the Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Persian, Celtic, Minoan, Grecian, Roman, Aztec, Buddhist, and Chinese civiliations.

Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt


Author: Gill Harvey,Struan Reid,Jane Chisholm
Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780794501181
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 128
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Introduces the history, government, religion, and culture of ancient Egypt, describes how archaeologists learn about Egyptian civilization, and suggests related Web sites.

The Usborne Internet-Linked Children's Encyclopedia


Author: Felicity Brooks,David Hancock
Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780794503680
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 320
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Provides information on the planet Earth, plants and animals, the human body, world history, elements of cultures throughout the world, science, inventions, and ouher space.