Greece in Spectacular Cross-section by Stephen, Ross, Stewart Biesty

Greece in Spectacular Cross-section

Written by Stephen, Ross, Stewart Biesty

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Step back in time through the amazing pictures which take you into the heart of ancient Greece.

Masses of information is cleverly exposed and explored in this endlessly fascinating book.


Greece in Spectacular Cross-section by Stephen, Ross, Stewart Biesty

Pitched at the 9-12-year-old, this illustrated tour-de-force presents various aspects of Greek life such as domestic life, religion and the gods, and more. It features an array of cross-sections, cutaways, and explosions. Each drawing is backed up by a text and annotations. It provides a window into the world of ancient Greece.

About the Author

Stephen, Ross, Stewart Biesty

Stephen Biesty studied illustration, specialising in historical and architectural drawings. He achieved international fame with his enormously popular 'Incredible Cross Sections' books, which have sold over 2 million copies worldwide and have won numerous awards. His illustrations are unrivalled for their ambitious scope and extraordinary attention to detail.

Stewart Ross is a popular, prize-winning children's author. He has written over one hundred books for children, including many on 20th century history. His works have been translated into more than a dozen languages. Stewart taught history, english and politics for ten years to children of all ages.

Image: Stewart Ross

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Oxford University Press

Publication date

3rd August 2006




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