The Concise History Encyclopedia (Hardcover)

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What was the Black Death? Who fought in the Hundred Years' War? Based on the award-winning Kingfisher History Encyclopedia, this portable reference puts the whole of history and the legacy of human civilization at the fingertips of today's children. Special Features: Easy-to-use chronological and thematic arrangement. Illustrated biographies and key date boxes. Timeline throughout puts history and world events in context.

About the Author

Kingfisher is an award-winning publisher of non-fiction and fiction for children of all ages. Known around the world for its informative and engaging reference and early learning books, Kingfisher also receives widespread acclaim for its classic anthologies for five- to fourteen-year-olds and original picture books for very young children.

Praise For…

“A wonderful and accessible reference book.” —Children's Literature
Product Details
ISBN: 9780753454176
Publisher: Kingfisher
Publication Date: September 15th, 2001
Pages: 320
Language: English
Series: The Concise