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30-Second Ancient Greece
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Matthew Nicholls
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-18 - Publisher: Ivy Press

The 50 most important achievements of a timeless civilization, each explained in half a minute. Ancient Greek civilization laid the foundations for so many aspects of modern western life, from architecture to philosophy. But can you recite the Classical orders with confidence (are you sure what an order actually is?),
Ancient Greece in 30 Seconds
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Cath Senker
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-05 - Publisher: Ivy Kids

With fast facts, mini missions, and engaging artwork, Ancient Greece in 30 Seconds is a fascinating introduction to one of the world’s most influential ancient cultures. From slaves and soldiers to theatre and art, and from war and politics to clothes and jewellery, this accessible guide makes learning about history
30-Second Ancient Egypt
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Peter Der Manuelian, Rachel Aronin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-04 - Publisher: Ivy Press

Weve all heard of pyramids, hieroglyphs and Cleopatra, but how much do you really know about ancient Egypt? Why was the Nile integral to the unification of Egypt? What is the mystery surrounding Queen Hetepheres tomb? What did the Amarna Letters reveal? What did the ancient Egyptians eat and drink?
The Greek World After Alexander 323–30 BC
Language: en
Pages: 568
Authors: Graham Shipley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-18 - Publisher: Routledge

The Greek World After Alexander 323–30 BC examines social changes in the old and new cities of the Greek world and in the new post-Alexandrian kingdoms. An appraisal of the momentous military and political changes after the era of Alexander, this book considers developments in literature, religion, philosophy, and science,
30-Second Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Gabrielle M Finn
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-18 - Publisher: Ivy Press

What does the Hippocratic oath actually say? Who originally discovered antibiotics? And is it true that technology now allows reconstructive surgery to use customized 3D-printed body parts? Find out the answers to these questions and many others in 30-Second Medicine, an intriguing visit to the world of illness and those