Stephen Biesty's Ancient World Rome, Egypt and Greece in Spectacular Cross-section by Stephen Biesty
  

Stephen Biesty's Ancient World Rome, Egypt and Greece in Spectacular Cross-section

Written by Stephen Biesty
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Stephen Biesty's Ancient World Rome, Egypt and Greece in Spectacular Cross-section by Stephen Biesty

The Ancient World is the perfect subject for Stephen Biesty's illustrations - beautifully constructed, technologically advanced, and teeming with life. There are cross-sections, cut-aways and explosions, authoritative annotations, lists and explanations. Covers: *Rome - including the Colosseum, the Forum, the Baths and chariot racing at the Circus Maximus *Egypt - including the Valley of the Kings, the pyramids and Sphinx of Giza and preparation of a mummy and Egyptian funeral *Greece - including Athenian warships at the sacred island of Delos, the rich silver mines of Laurion, the Acropolis and the sacred oracle at Delphi This book is destined to bring the ancient world to life for a wide range of readers.

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Format

Paperback
96 pages

Author

Stephen Biesty
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Publisher

Oxford University Press
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Publication date

1st April 2010

ISBN

9780199109654


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