The Vile Victorians (Horrible Histories). The Groovy Greeks (Horrible Histories).The Frightful First World War (Horrible Histories). The Woeful Second World War (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! 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. 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! 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.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. 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. 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! 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!
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. We are dedicated to ensuring the highest possible quality service to our customers. You can send us a message by using the "Questions and answers" section towards the bottom of the page. The item "Horrible Histories Collection 10 Children Beastly Books Set Easy History" is in sale since Friday, March 30, 2012. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Children's & Young Adults\Fiction". The seller is "books4peopleuk" and is located in Leicester. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Ireland.