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Horrible Histories Books Collection 10 Beastly Books Box Set by Terry Deary
Horrible Histories Books Collection 10 Beastly Books Box Set by Terry Deary
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Horrible Histories 10 Beastly Books Collection Pack Set:

Horrible histories titles include:

The Measly Middle Ages (Horrible Histories)

The Terrifying Tudors (Horrible Histories)

The Slimy Stuarts (Horrible Histories)

The Gorgeous Georgians (Horrible Histories)

The Vile Victorians (Horrible Histories)

The Groovy Greeks (Horrible Histories)

Awful Egyptians (Horrible Histories)

The Frightful First World War (Horrible Histories)

The Woeful Second World War (Horrible Histories)

Ruthless Romans (Horrible Histories)

Description by Single Titles

1. The Measly Middle Ages (Horrible Histories)

It's history with the nasty bits left in! Want to know: · A genuine jester's joke? · Why chickens had their bottoms shaved? · What ten-year-old treacle was used for? Discover all the foul fact about the Measly Middle Ages - all the gore and more!

2.The Terrifying Tudors (Horrible Histories)

It's history with the nasty bits left in! Want to know: · Why Henry VIII thought he'd married a horse? · All about terrible Tudor torture? · Which shocking swear words the Tudors used? Discover all the foul facts about the Terrible Tudors - all the gore and more.

3. The Slimy Stuarts (Horrible Histories)

The Stuarts. They don't sound very terrible, do they? They sound almost like your boring next-door neighbours. But you'll soon change your mind once you hear the sickening story which started when gibbering King James I took the throne. Now you can find out...*why some slimy Stuarts ate toads, snails and fleas * which king picked his nose and never washed his hands * why people wore fish on their feet (bleeugh!) Plus there are the dreadful deeds of te Revolting Roundheads, the gruesome truth about ghastly Guy Fawkes, tragic tales of women accused of witchcraft, and the ever-present threat of the perilous plague! The Stuarts have never been so sickening!

4. The Gorgeous Georgians (Horrible Histories)

The gorgeous Georgians may have loved preening in mirrors and prancing about in powdered wigs and pantaloons, but trust us - they were really rotten underneath! From lords and ladies' sneaky schemes for hiding their personal hygiene problems to the horrible hardships suffered by the poor, find out the REAL story. It's got horrible highwaymen, raging revolutions, plundering pirates, and guys wearing wigs and make-up. Plus the schoolchildren who went to war with their teachers! It's better than Hollywood - and _much more horrible!

5. The Vile Victorians (Horrible Histories)

It's history with the nasty bits left in! Want to know: · What vile Victorian parents called their children? · Who had a gruesome glass eye for every occasion? · When the first public loo was flushed? Discover all the foul facts about the Vile Victorians - all the gore and more

6. The Groovy Greeks (Horrible Histories)

Helps readers to discover the wicked men who came back, a women and the truth about Heraclitus and his manure cure.Amazon.co.uk ReviewApparently the Greeks (we are talking about the Ancient variety) were a rather groovy bunch. The boys didn't start school until they were seven and girls didn't have to go at all. Greek children invented all manner of cool games just for something to do, and the grown-ups invented the Olympic Games and made the men run naked.

7. Awful Egyptians (Horrible Histories)

Helps readers discover the dire details of mummy-making, the truth about Tutankhamun and his creepy curse and find out why people worshipped a dung beetle.

8. The Frightful First World War (Horrible Histories)

It's history with the nasty bits left in! Want to know: · What the 'Fat King' did with food scraps and dead horses? · How sniffing your own pee could save your life in a gas attack? · Why a pair of old socks gave away top German secrets? Discover all the foul facts about the Frightful First World War - all the gore and more!

9. The Woeful Second World War (Horrible Histories)

It's history with the nasty bits left in! Want to know: · Who made a meal out of maggots? · Which smelly soldiers were sniffed out by their enemies? · Why white knickers could kill you? Discover all the foul facts about the Woeful Second World War - all the gore and more!

10. The Blitzed Brits (Horrible Histories)

Reveals the truth behind Rome, one of the greatest empire - from the terrible twins who founded Rome to the evil emperor who made murder a sport. This title shows you which emperor enjoyed eating camel's heels and the name of the Roman goddess of door hinges.

Bibliographic Information

Horrible Histories Books Collection 10 Beastly Books Box Set

SKU:
U3-HorribleHistories-10bks
Cat No:
SNW86
Product ID:
DEALU3-HorribleHistories-10bks
EAN:
9789999252805
Publisher:
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English

About Author

William Terence "Terry" Deary is a British children's author of over 200 books, selling over 25 million copies in over 40 languages. Since 1994 he has been one of Britain's best-selling authors. In 2012 he was the tenth most-borrowed author in British libraries, and was voted Outstanding Children's Non-Fiction Author Of The 20th Century by Books for Keeps magazine.

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