2013, English, Book, Illustrated edition: 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 / editors: John Haywood, Charlotte Hurdman, Richard Tames, Philip Steele & Fiona Macdonald.

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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 / editors: John Haywood, Charlotte Hurdman, Richard Tames, Philip Steele & Fiona Macdonald
 
Bookmark: https://trove.nla.gov.au/version/195728279
Physical Description
  • 1 v. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
  • 512 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 22 cm.
Published
  • Wigston, Leicestershire : Armadillo, [2013].
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • 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 /​ consultant editors, John Haywood ... [et al.].
  • 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 /​ editors: John Haywood, Charlotte Hurdman, Richard Tames, Philip Steele &​ Fiona Macdonald.
Also Titled
  • Ancient world
Other Authors
  • Haywood, John, 1956-, (author.)
  • Hurdman, Charlotte, (author.)
  • Tames, Richard, (author.)
  • Steele, Philip, 1948-, (author.)
  • Macdonald, Fiona, 1958-, (author.)
Published
  • Wigston, Leicestershire : Armadillo, [2013].
Copyright
  • ©2013.
Content Types
  • still image
  • cartographic image
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 1 v. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
  • 512 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Target Audience
  • Juvenile
  • Pre-adolescent
Summary
  • Journey through 30,000 years of human history and explore the wonders of the ancient world. Expert text and special fact boxes provide fascinating historical context, with over 3000 amazing photographs, illustrations and maps.
Contents
  • Civilizations in time: how the world's great civilizations fit into time
  • The rise of civilization: an introduction to 30,000 years of history and human enterprise
  • The Stone Age: the beginnings of society and the dawn of civilization
  • Ancient Egypt: a civilization ruled by the pharaohs
  • Ancient Greece: the civilization that laid the foundations of the Western world
  • Ancient Rome: the greatest military empire the world has ever seen
  • The Aztec and Maya worlds: a land and lifestyle that centred on an all-powerful sungod and ritual sacrifice
  • The Inca world: a mountain empire of mighty temples, amazing crafts, and fabulous treasures
  • The Chinese Empire: the world's longest-running civilization developed in isolation
  • Ancient Japan: Oriental culture shaped by emperors and shoguns, tea ceremonies and martial arts.
Notes
  • Formerly CIP.
  • Includes index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9781843229957 (pbk.) :
  • 1843229951 (pbk.) :
Dewey Number
  • 930.03 CHIL
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