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By Skipworth, Patrick; Illustrated by Stevenson, Nicholas
A stunning non-fiction picture book about the global diversity hidden in the English language
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By Lloyd, Christopher; Skipworth, Patrick; Illustrated by Forshaw, Andy
This commemorative book has been produced with generous funding and support from the Magna Carta 800th Anniversary Committee, established to co-ordinate the 800th Centenary Commemorations of the sealing of Magna Carta. The Magna Carta Chronicle charts the fight for freedoms from ...the sealing of Magna Carta by King John in 1215 to the present day. It includes more than 40 newspaper articles, a two-metre-long fold-out timeline wallchart, a crossword, a 50-question multiple-choice quiz and a souvenir copy and guide to the Magna Carta itself. Designed as the ultimate souvenir guide for young people to the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta in 2015, The Magna Carta Chronicle contains more than a hundred beautifully hand drawn illustrations. The combination of newspaper articles, timeline and quiz provides a highly accessible way for young and not-so-young people to explore the amazing stories of how freedoms and liberties have been won over the centuries. It also highlights how fragile many of them still are today.Read more
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By Lloyd, Christopher; Illustrated by Forshaw, Andy; By Skipworth, Patrick
A beautiful 2m-long timeline of British history unfolds to reveal key moments including the story of kings & queens, famous battles, the heroes of science, art and culture as well as iconic national buildings and monuments, all of which have shaped the history of our islands from... before humans to the present day.Read more
By Lloyd, Christopher; Oliver, Brian; Forshaw, Andy; Contributions by Skipworth, Patrick
Tells the amazing story of sports from the first Greek Olympics in 776 BC to London 2012 in hundreds of top sporting moments. Read like a book or unfolds into an amazing 2.m-long wallchart.
By Lloyd, Christopher; Illustrated by Forshaw, Andy; Contributions by Skipworth, Patrick
The extraordinary story of how humans have shaped and reshaped the world through ingenuity and invention from the Stone Ages to today on a glorious 2m-long timeline of more than 1,000 pictures and captions.
Unfold the story of inventions--from the Stone Age to the present day!
Unfold the complete plays of Shakespeare--one theater, thirty-eight dramas!
A stunning nonfiction picture book about the global diversity hidden in the English language
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