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I Wonder Why Pyramids Were Built? and Other Questions about Ancient Egypt

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Publisher Comments:

Browsers and young students alike will enjoy these lively question and answer books with their unique mix of realistic illustration and engaging cartoons. The enticing questions will amaze, amuse and inspire, while the highly visual format encourages kids to keep reading.

Synopsis:

First piquing a child's natural curiosity with questions that amuse and entertain, this book then provides the answers that inform. This mix of realistic illustration with humorous drawings also encourages youngsters to keep reading. Full color.

About the Author

Philip Steele was a student of medieval French and German literature, and has visited castles in England, France, Germany, Spain, and Poland. He has travelled to the Valley of the Kings and other sites of Ancient Egypt, and has met mummies face to face in the Cairo Museum. Philip now lives near Beaumaris and the other great castles of North Wales.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781856975506
Subtitle:
and Other Questions about Egypt
Author:
Steele, Philip
Author:
Smith, Miranda
Author:
Smith, Miranda W.
Publisher:
Kingfisher
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Egypt
Subject:
Architecture
Subject:
Historical - Ancient Civilizations
Subject:
Egypt Civilization To 332 B.C.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st American ed.
Edition Description:
American Hardcover
Series:
I Wonder Why Hardcover
Series Volume:
97
Publication Date:
August 1996
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Illustrated in full color
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
11.37x9.33x.44 in. .90 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , First piquing a child's natural curiosity with questions that amuse and entertain, this book then provides the answers that inform. This mix of realistic illustration with humorous drawings also encourages youngsters to keep reading. Full color.
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