Did you know that mammoths and pharaohs walked the earth at the same time? Or that over 30 types of gladiators fought in ancient Rome? This fascinating book is filled with 100 historical facts, bright, infographic-style illustrations, a glossary and index. There are also links to specially selected websites with video clips and more information.
100 Things to Know About History
What was the ‘Flute of Shame?’. Which two US presidents were arrested for reckless riding? Why would an African king be afraid of a parrot’s egg? Find the answers to these questions, along with loads of other curious, amazing and shocking facts from history in this eye-catching book that is bursting with information.