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The Questions Dictionary of History

The Questions Dictionary of History
 

This title is an A-Z of some of the major events in world history, designed for use at KS2. It provides a reference source which children can access independently. It is illustrated througout and gives full explanations for each entry, as well as being cross-referenced for ease o... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781841900346
Published 1 January 2001 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Palmer, Joy
Illustrated by Cater, Martin
Availability Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781841900346
ISBN-10 1841900346
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint Questions Publishing Co Ltd
Publication Date 1 January 2001
International Publication Date 1 March 2001
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Palmer, Joy
Illustrated by Cater, Martin
Category History
Humanities
Reference Works
Number of Pages 98
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 297mm
Spine: 5mm
Weight 258g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress History, Dictionaries, Juvenile
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides: Literature, Arts & Humanities
ONIX Text Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Dewey Code 903
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

From Alexander the Great to the War of the Roses - the essential classroom resource Who were the Aztecs? When was the Battle of Britain? What is the Bayeux Tapestry? The Questions Dictionary of History provides an A-Z of major events in world history. The book provides snapshots of famous people, key facts and events and illustrations so that children can consolidate their learning. Designed for use at Key Stage 2 and Key Stage 3, The Questions Dictionary of History will also be a very useful revision aid for older children. Its content has been chosen to include words within the capabilities of pupils in the primary and early secondary years of schooling. All words are relevant to the teaching and learning of art in the National Curriculum. This dictionary will make a valuable addition to any classroom's collection of basic reference books and to every school's library of books on the subject of history.

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Author's Bio

Joy Palmer is Professor of Education and Pro-Vice Chancellor at the University of Durham. She is the author of numerous books, including titles in the Stanley Thornes' Blueprints series.

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