Banished, Beheaded or Boiled in Oil by Neil Tonge


Banished, Beheaded or Boiled in Oil by Neil Tonge

Welcome to the world of crime and punishment! Take a trip through history to find out the grim, gruesome and downright gut-churning methods of punishment societies employed in the past - from being boiled alive in ancient Greece to being split in two in the Middle Ages.

About the Author

Neil Tonge is an experienced writer of children's non-fiction, with a particular interest in history. As an experienced teacher of 22 years, Neil escaped into the semi-retirement of advisory and inspection work. Firmly wedded to the idea that children need to understand that learning is fun, Neil has produced a wide range of information and activity books for children from six to sixteen and beyond. His book 'Terrible Tudors' was voted second most popular book of 2000 and it was featured on Blue Peter.

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32 pages


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Publication date

9th October 2014



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