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HARD AS NAILS IN HISTORYWitty chronicles of the "hardest" figures in world history


By Tracey Turner. Illustrated by Jamie Lenman. Evaluate the cunning, courage, ruthlessness, and survival skills of famous historical figures with this entertaining and engaging series. Each book focuses on brave and brawny warriors, kings and queens, mythical and legendary figures, travelers and explorers, and leaders in war and battle, from ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, and beyond. Brief biographies detail the highs and lows of each person's achievements, and a "hardometer" is used to rank them against others. Every title includes witty chunks of fact-filled text accompanied by full-color comic illustrations, plus a quiz, chronology, and glossary. Grades 3–7. Index. Crabtree. 64 pages each. ©2014–15.
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QuantityOrder CodeISBNMedia/ContentPrice
CRB720-WBSSS 9780778707787 COMPLETE SET: 8 paperbacks $90.80

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