Avoid Being in Alexander the Great's Army by Jacqueline Morley


Avoid Being in Alexander the Great's Army by Jacqueline Morley

The book charts with historical depth and accuracy, the battles, conquests and wars of Alexander the Great, from the start of his campaign in Asia Minor to his death in Babylon in 323 BC. The humorous illustrations and informative text provide an insight into the conditions experienced on this epic journey. The book features amusing handy hints, informative captions, a complete glossary and an index. The book aids geographical enquiry and knowledge of places and location by describing a different type of landscape and it's extreme conditions (KS2 Geography), also useful for KS2 History. It helps achieve the Scottish Standard Curriculum 5-14.

About the Author

Jacqueline Morley studied English at Oxford University. She has taught English and History, written historical fiction and non-fiction, and is the author of the prize winning An Egyptian Pyramid in the Inside Story series. David Antram was born in Brighton, England, in 1958. He studied at Eastbourne College of Art and then worked in advertising for 15 years before becoming a full-time artist.

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32 pages


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Publication date

1st March 2006



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