The Questions Dictionary of History by Joy Palmer
  

The Questions Dictionary of History

Written by Joy Palmer
Illustrated by Martin Cater

Synopsis

The Questions Dictionary of History by Joy Palmer

From Alexander the Great to the War of the Roses - the essential classroom resource Who were the Aztecs? When was the Battle of Britain? What is the Bayeux Tapestry? The Questions Dictionary of History provides an A-Z of major events in world history. The book provides snapshots of famous people, key facts and events and illustrations so that children can consolidate their learning. Designed for use at Key Stage 2 and Key Stage 3, The Questions Dictionary of History will also be a very useful revision aid for older children. Its content has been chosen to include words within the capabilities of pupils in the primary and early secondary years of schooling. All words are relevant to the teaching and learning of art in the National Curriculum. This dictionary will make a valuable addition to any classroom's collection of basic reference books and to every school's library of books on the subject of history.

About the Author

Joy Palmer is Professor of Education and Pro-Vice Chancellor at the University of Durham. She is the author of numerous books, including titles in the Stanley Thornes' Blueprints series.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
98 pages

Author

Joy Palmer
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Publisher

Questions Publishing Co Ltd an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

1st January 2001

ISBN

9781841900346


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