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Paperback
£7.99

Library edition hardback
£12.99

From the age of dinosaurs to the Roman invasion, this book tells the story of a vast and exciting period of British history. It describes when and how people first came to Britain, and includes information on the Bronze Age, Iron Age, Celts and the mysteries of Stonehenge. Full of facts, illustrations, photographs, maps and timelines. Includes photographs and details of real-life archaeological discoveries, as well as information on how new technologies can give us greater insight into the past. With internet links to recommended websites with further information, video clips and virtual tours.

Book information

Age
8+
Key Stage
KS2 H
BIC CBMC
C5N79
Paperback
ISBN: 9781409599395
Extent: 64 pages
Dimensions: 230 x 165m
Library edition hardback
ISBN: 9781409599654
Extent: 64 pages
Dimensions: 230 x 165mm
Author/Editor
Alex Frith & Rachel Firth
Illustrator
Ian McNee

Press reviews

“The new curriculum for 2014 includes prehistoric Britain so this book will prove very useful. It covers the story of Britain from the age of the dinosaurs to the Roman invasion. Full of facts, illustrations, photographs, maps and timelines, the book is really well presented and based on up-to-date knowledge.”
“Manages to jump from dinosaurs to Romans in just 55 pages. Exceptionally informative.”

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