Arms and Armour by DK
  

Arms and Armour

Written by DK
Illustrated by
Part of the Eyewitness Series

Synopsis

Arms and Armour by DK

DK Eyewitness Arms and Armour is an original and exciting look at the history of weapons and armour through the ages. Stunning real-life photographs reveal the design, construction, and workings or armour, offering a unique eyewitness view of how methods of warfare have changed. Show your child the very first weapons ever made, the armour worn by medieval knights and the guns used by the frontiersmen and outlaws of the Wild West. They'll also discover the weapons that were carried by the first police officers, how sword and pistol duels were fought and much more! DK Eyewitness Arms and Armour also includes a giant fold-out wall chart full of facts, perfect for bedrooms or classrooms.Great for projects or just for fun, make sure your child learns everything they need to know about Arms and Armour. Find out more and download amazing clipart images at www.clipart.dk.co.uk

Reviews

The most beautiful and enticing information books ever seen. * Guardian *

About the Author

The work of British-American artist David Macaulay is renowned for its humour, detail and ability to explain complex ideas with simple genius. He specializes in graphic non-fiction books on subjects such as science, architecture and engineering.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
72 pages

Author

DK
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Publisher

DK Children an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Publication date

1st July 2011

ISBN

9781405346603


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