History Spies: Search for the Sphinx by Jo Foster


History Spies: Search for the Sphinx by Jo Foster

Egypt: 1333 BC. Tutankhamen is eleven years old, and has just become pharaoh. The Department of Historical Accuracy needs a fearless History Spy to report back ...Your mission: Walk like an Egyptian, talk like an Egyptian and learn to decipher hieroglyphs. Learn about pyramids, mummies and what it's like to be king when you're a kid! Join top History Spy Charlie Cartwright in his adventures as he travels through space and time, dodging bombs, dinosaurs and erupting volcanoes.

About the Author

Jo Foster has been fascinated by history since she discovered that life hadn't always been like it was in 1980s Essex. Since studying history at university, she has made a living working in TV, researching programmes including The Worst Jobs in History, Time Team, and Who Do You Think You Are? Jo lives in an old house in east London with her three housemates, and still wants to be a History Spy when she grows up.

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144 pages


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Publication date

7th August 2009



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