History with the nasty bits left in! "The Horrible History of France" reveals the revolting truth behind the rebellious, revolutionary French, from the tortured times o the Dark Ages to the murderous moments of the 19th Century. Want to know: which King thought he was made of glass; why French bread was once made from broken tiles and bricks; and, how to play hopscotch like a French highwayman. Read on for the dire details on a host of curious kings, quirky queens and evil emperors - and the rebels who had them butchered, beheaded and bumped off when they'd had enough of them. Find out about France's foul famines, terrible terrors and the gruesome guillotine. History has never been so horrible!
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Scholastic Hippo, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110439979250
Book Description Scholastic Hippo, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Martin Brown (illustrator). book. Bookseller Inventory # M0439979250
Book Description Scholastic Hippo. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0439979250 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0159660