The Great Plague 1665 by Pam Robson
  

Synopsis

The Great Plague 1665 by Pam Robson

This book is ideal for school project work or for those who want an 'at-a-glance' overview of The Great Plague. Complete with descriptions of the key events of the plague, it explains how it started and spread, how it affected its victims and how London was affected during the outbreak. An ideal topic for study of an aspect of British history that extends pupil's chronological knowledge at KS2. The timeline, glossary and clearly-headed spreads make it easy to refer to essential dates, facts and personalities. Maps, contemporary paintings and pictures of artefacts all help bring the topic to life.

About the Author

After a long career as a primary school teacher, Pam Robson is now a part-time teacher and devotes the rest of her time to writing. During the past ten years she has written nearly 40 books for Macdonald Young, Wayland, Evans and Watts. She is also studying for an MA in children's literature at Roehampton. She is vice-chair of the British section on IBBY (International Board on Books for Young Children) and a member of the selection panel for the biennial Hans Anderson award.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages
Interest Age: From 7

Author

Pam Robson
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

23rd July 2015

ISBN

9780750294218


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