The Battle of Hastings by Claudia Martin, Izzi Howell, Franklin Watts
  

Synopsis

The Battle of Hastings by Claudia Martin, Izzi Howell, Franklin Watts

Why Do We Remember?: The Battle of Hastings looks at the gripping events that led up to the famous battle of Hastings in 1066 and the following Norman conquest of Anglo-Saxon Britain. This simple, friendly children's first history series, aimed at readers aged 5 and up, takes a close look at some key events and personalities through history and reveals how and why they are still important to us today. A perfect support to learning about history at Key Stage 1, each book uses a rich variety of historical sources, from diaries to paintings, to bring events to life, while simple historical vocabulary is introduced and explained. Each book also features a simple timeline and explores how we find about the past. All text has been carefully checked by a historian.

About the Author

Claudia Martin has worked in book publishing for 17 years. She is the author of several books and websites for children and young people. Her favourite subjects are history, current affairs and technology.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 6

Author

Claudia Martin, Izzi Howell, Franklin Watts
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

28th July 2016

ISBN

9781445148441


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