Covers up to 400 AD. What terrible secret was buried in Shi Huangdi's tomb? Did nomads like lizard stew? What happened to Anansi the Spider in the Village of the Plantains? And how did a six-year old become the last emperor of Rome?
Susan Wise Bauer's masterful narrative history for elementary-level readers. Includes illustrations, maps, a timeline, and parental aid notes.