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Weapons and Armor (6pack)

Weapons and Armor (6pack) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Matthews, Rupert

Weapons and armor have been used to hunt and wage war since the first humans walked the planet. The earliest spears date back 400,000 years! As civilizations and technologies advanced, so did weapons and armor. Through this unique lens, readers delve into some exciting periods of... read full description below.

ISBN 9781482421958
Published 1 January 2015 by Gareth Stevens Publishing
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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ISBN-13 9781482421958
ISBN-10 148242195X
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
Imprint Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication Date 1 January 2015
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Matthews, Rupert
Series 100 Facts You Should Know
Category Warfare, Defence & Peace Studies
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Number of Pages 48 pp
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
Library of Congress Military art and science - History, Military weapons - History
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 623.441
Catalogue Code Not specified

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Weapons and armor have been used to hunt and wage war since the first humans walked the planet. The earliest spears date back 400,000 years! As civilizations and technologies advanced, so did weapons and armor. Through this unique lens, readers delve into some exciting periods of history in many different cultures. Egyptian shields, Greek helmets, Roman gladiatorial garb, and more are examined in this wide-ranging book. In addition, Chinese armor, African clubs, Middle Eastern weaponry, and Samurai swords are discussed as well as modern arms. The high-interest text and colorful images are a perfect complement to any social studies and history collection.

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