Hardcover The Story of the World, Volume. 1: Ancient Times: From the Earliest Nomads to the Last Roman Emperor
Susan Wise Bauer’s masterful narrative history of the ancient world for elementary-level readers.
Ancient Times (5000 BC to 400 AD)
History is a story. Isn’t it time you read it that way?
This engaging guide presents world history in a narrative format.What terrible secret was buried in Shi Huangdi’s tomb? Did nomads like lizard stew? What happened to Anansi the Spider in the Village of the Plantains? And how did a six-year old become the last emperor of Rome?
Combine with the Volume 1 Activity Book for a full year’s work in history, geography, and literature. Hey, you’re not really a home school parent until you’ve mummified a chicken. It’s a rite of passage.