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    DescriptionWhat terrible secret was buried in Shi Huangdi's tomb? Did nomads like lizard stew? What happened to Anansi the Spider in the Village of the Plantains? And how did a six-year-old become the last emperor of Rome? Told in a straightforward, engaging style that has become Susan Wise Bauer's trademark, The Story of the World series covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa, China, Europe, the Americas find out what happened all around the world in long-ago times. This first revised volume begins with the earliest nomads and ends with the last Roman emperor. Newly revised and updated, The Story of the World, Volume 1 includes maps, a new timeline, more illustrations, and additional parental aids. This read-aloud series is designed for parents to share with elementary-school children. Enjoy it together and introduce your child to the marvelous story of the world's civilizations. Each Story of the World volume provides a full year of history study when combined with the Activity Book, Audiobook, and Tests each available separately to accompany each volume of The Story of the World Text Book. Volume 1 Grade Recommendation: Grades 1-5.


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    Title
    The Story of the World: Ancient Times v. 1
    Subtitle
    History for the Classical Child
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Susan Wise Bauer
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 350
    Width: 135 mm
    Height: 211 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 522 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781933339016
    ISBN 10: 1933339012
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: NFXX
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y4.2
    BIC subject category V2: YQH
    BIC E4L: HIS
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 909
    B&T General Subject: 216
    Ingram Subject Code: ED
    Libri: I-ED
    Abridged Dewey: 930
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 930
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Book Type: JN
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 12860
    BISAC V2.8: JNF025020
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: EDU029040
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: EDU017000
    LC classification: D65 .B38 2006
    Thema V1.0: YPJH
    BIC E4L: NXX, YHY
    Edition
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised ed.
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations, maps, ports.
    Publisher
    Peace Hill Press
    Imprint name
    Peace Hill Press
    Publication date
    28 November 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Charles City
    Review quote
    This works wonderfully as a family read-aloud... There's plenty of dialogue and enough detail to keep adults interested. --Cafi Cohen, author of Homeschooling The Teen Years