Category: Horrible Histories & Facts
Kill or Cure takes a good look at surgeons and healers, covering early surgical practices and operations including a very famous patient Louis X!V and his successful albeit excruciating operation in his bottom region! Through to the start of early anaesthesia...what a relief that must have been!
Sail back to a vicious time with fearsome seafaring Viking warriors with big boats, big shields and enormous ginger beards. Readers can discover all the foul facts about the Vicious Vikings, including Viking gods in wedding dresses, corpses on trial and Death by booby-trapped statues. With a bold, acces ...Show more
Ruthless and brave, that's me, ruler of all Japan. You bow low, but I know you are no samurai - so I will honour you with my iron-fisted rules for keeping in power, not just for my own great self but my great dynasty. I'll who you how: the samurai code is my life - it inspires terror (good) my soaring c ...Show more
My Empire stretches ALL the way from the sunny Mediterranean to northern Europe. Yes, I can see you're impressed, so I will tell you how I keep it under the all-powerful imperial thumb. Need more riches? Conquer more lands. Plagued by plotters and traitors? Banish them to freezing Britain. Want to be re ...Show more
All the foul facts about the Vicious Vikings are ready to uncover, including including Viking Gods in wedding dresses, corpses on trial and Death by booby-trapped statues. Refreshed with a fantastic new design for 2016, these bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Te ...Show more