Eyewitness Ancient Greece: Step into the World of Ancient Greece—from Greek Gods, Myths, and Festivals to t (DK Eyewitness) (Paperback)
Step back in time to an ancient time of mythical beasts, bow down to gods and goddesses, and take a trip to the first Olympics.
Experience the glory of ancient Greece in this detailed introduction to one of the world’s founding nations. Meet a fierce minotaur, wage war with Alexander the Great, look inside a temple and learn how the people of ancient Greece lived their lives. Find out about their religions, their hobbies, and their amazing impact on the rest of history.
This indispensable home reference is crammed full of fascinating information, statistics, and facts. Stunning photography, maps, paintings, and lots of artifacts will help you to learn what life was like at this time. You will also find out why Greek pottery is so famous, discover how children played, and take a look at what people wore.
About the Author
Anne Pearson is the author of several nonfiction children's history books, including Eyewitness: Ancient Greece, See Through History: The Vikings, and What Do We Know About the Greeks?