Ancient Greece (Paperback)

By Philip Steele

Kingfisher, 9780753469552, 48pp.

Publication Date: March 19, 2013

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (6/21/2011)

List Price: 8.99*
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Description

Navigate your way through a fantastic range of subjects with this visually spectacular new series. Every spread is brimming with lively text, amazing photographs and artworks, and weblinks and quotes. Panels throughout offer focused information on specific topics.

Navigators: Ancient Greece By Philip Steele

Ancient Greece was one of the greatest civilizations the world has ever known, and this book is an eye-popping introduction to the historical, cultural and intellectual legacy of this important culture. Young readers can climb aboard an Athenian trireme at war, plunge into the bloody conflict with Troy, see how the famous gods of Olympus were worshipped, watch traditional Greek theatre, and learn from some of the greatest scientific, artistic and philosophical minds of all time. Special features and links highlight contemporary websites, books and film that draw on the same content, creating connections for further exploration



About the Author

Philip Steele has been writing books for children and adults for more than 20 years on a wide range of topics including history, geography and cultural and social themes. He is also the author of a number of popular Kingfisher titles including Legends: Trains, and Navigators: Knights & Castles and Navigators: Rome..