The wicked history of the world : history with the nasty bits left in!
by Deary, Terry.
|Format:||Print Book 2006|
|Availability:||Available at 4 Libraries 4 of 4 copies|
In the best book ever written to prove history teachers wrong, pester parents and disgust grandmothers, you will find out the truth about the Rules of War and meet fifty of the most vicious villains of all time in a bonus feature pull-out. Want to know... --The ghastly fate of Captain Cook? --What smelly sport was played by Samurai warriors? --Who tried to kill her enemies with a cake made from poisoned bath water? ...then let The Wicked History of the World be your guide. History with the nasty bits left in!
Vicious villains fold-out.
-- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| New York :Scholastic Nonfiction,2006
Reprint. Originally published: London : Scholastic, 2003.
List of history's villains on fold-out page.
93 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm