This informative book covers the life stories of Homer, Sappho, Pythagoras, Aeschylus, Pericles, Socrates, Hippocrates, Alexander and Archimedes. Each person represents a different aspect of Greek civilisation. For example, Homer and Sappho were great poets, Aeschylus was a great playwright. Hippocrates was a doctor and Archimedes was a great scientist. All of these people made discoveries that still affect our lives today.
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Nicola Morgan graduated in Classics from Cambridge Univeristy. She has been a teacher for 16 years and has written nearly 40 educational books for children. Christa Hook is an experienced illustrator, specialising in history and military costume.Review:
'Exciting art work coupled with the effective use of print makes both the story of the cilivisations compulsive reading. ..This series will prove invaluable for pupils in upper primary and lower secondary school' -- The School Librarian, v.49, issue. 1, Spring 2001
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