The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child Middle Ages - From the Fall of Rome to the Rise of the Renaissance The Middle Ages: from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of the Renaissance by Susan Wise Bauer
  

The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child Middle Ages - From the Fall of Rome to the Rise of the Renaissance The Middle Ages: from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of the Renaissance

Written by Susan Wise Bauer
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Part of the Story of the World Series

Synopsis

The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child Middle Ages - From the Fall of Rome to the Rise of the Renaissance The Middle Ages: from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of the Renaissance by Susan Wise Bauer

Now more than ever, other cultures are affecting our everyday lives-and our children need to learn about the other countries of the world and their history. Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to the history of other lands. Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, this revised edition of The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child, Volume 2: The Middle Ages weaves world history into a story book format. Who discovered chocolate? What happened to the giant Fovor of the Mighty Blows? Why did the Ottoman Turks drag their war ships across dry land? The Story of the World covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa, China, Europe, the Americas-find out what happened all around the world in long-ago times. Designed as a read-aloud project for parents and children to share together, The Story of the World includes each continent and major people group. Volume 2: The Middle Ages, is the second of a four-volume series and covers the major historical events in the years 400 to 1600 CE, as well as including maps, illustrations, and tales from each culture. Each Story of the World volume provides a full year of history study when combined with the Activity Book, Audiobook, and Tests-each available separately to accompany each volume of The Story of the World Text Book. Volume 2 Grade Recommendation: Grades 1-6.

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This may well be the best multi-age read aloud narrative of world history yet to have been written. -- Homeschooling in Japan

About the Author

Susan Wise Bauer is the best-selling author of the Story of the World series, The History of the World series, The Well-Trained Mind, and The Well-Educated Mind, among other works. She lives in Virginia.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
416 pages

Author

Susan Wise Bauer
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Publisher


www.wwnorton.com

Publication date

19th August 2008

ISBN

9781933339108


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