Lonely Planet Ancient Wonders - Then & Now 1st Ed.

Category: Book
By (author): Hill, Stuart
By (author): Lonely Planet
Illustrated By: Spinks, Lindsey
Series: Then And Now Books
Subject:  JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Ancient
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / General
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Travel
Audience: children/juvenile
Publisher: Lonely Planet
Published: September 2018
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 24
Size: 10.20in x 11.10in x 0.41in
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From The Publisher*

Ancient Wonders - Then & Now introduces children to some of history's most famous civilisations and the amazing palaces, temples and buildings they created. In this interactive and fact-filled tour, kids will discover all about each man-made marvel, what it looks like today, and its influence on modern life.

Then, by opening the gatefolds and lifting flaps, they'll find out how these wonders were built, what they once looked like, and their role in ancient society. Kids will experience gladiatorial combat in Rome, a Chinese army built from clay, Cleopatra's sunken underwater palace, and lots more.

Historical sites featured:

  • Angkor Wat
  • Machu Picchu
  • The Roman Baths
  • The Parthenon
  • The Colosseum
  • Stonehenge
  • Petra
  • The Great Pyramid of Giza
  • The Terracotta Army
  • Cleopatra's Palace
  • Chichen Itza
  • Easter Island

About Lonely Planet Kids: Come explore! Let's start an adventure. Lonely Planet Kids excites and educates children about the amazing world around them. Combining astonishing facts, quirky humour and eye-catching imagery, we ignite their curiosity and encourage them to discover more about our planet. Every book draws on our huge team of global experts to help share our continual fascination withwhat makes the world such a diverse and magnificent place - inspiring children at home and in school.

Biographical NoteLindsey Spinks is a freelance illustrator based in the London area.