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Series:Horrible Histories 25 Years

The Vikings were fearsome seafaring warriors with big boats, big shields and enormous ginger beards. This much you probably know. But do you know why the vicious Vikings had names like Fat-thighs, Oaf and Stinking? Or how to ... read more

PUBLICATION APRIL 2018

Vicious Vikings (Horrible Histories 25th Anniversary Edition)
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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!

Kill or Cure (Grisly History of Medicine)
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Step back to an awfully ancient time when pharaohs were phoul, servants suffered and everyone believed in an awesome afterlife. Discover the dire details of mummy-making, the truth about Tutankhamun and his creepy curse and f... read more

PUBLICATION APRIL 2018

Awful Egyptians (Horrible Histories 25th Anniversary Edition)
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Series:Horrible Histories

Readers can discover all the foul facts about the Smashing Saxons, including who got cow pats as Christmas presents, why wearing a pig on your head is lucky and how to make a dead Saxon happy. Refreshed with a fantastic new design for 2016, these bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

Smashing Saxons (Horrible Histories)
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All the foul facts about the Measly Middle Ages are ready to uncover, including why chickens had their bottoms shaved, a genuine jester's joke and what ten-year-old treacle was used for. Refreshed with a fantastic new design for 2016, these bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

Measly Middle Ages (Horrible Histories)
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 Horrible Histories & Facts

Series:Horrible Histories
Reading Level:From 8

Readers can discover all the foul facts about the Angry Aztecs, including why the Aztecs liked to eat scum, when the world is going to end and their horrible habit of drinking live toads in wine. Filled with foul facts, terrible timelines and a grisly q... read more

PUBLICATION FEBRUARY 2017

Angry Aztecs (Horrible Histories)
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Series:Horrible Histories

All the most horrible facts about the Gorgeous Georgians ready for readers to uncover, including their sneaky schemes for hiding personal hygiene problems and the schoolchildren who went to war with their teachers. Refreshed with a fantastic ne... read more

Gorgeous Georgians (Horrible Histories)
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Series:Horrible Histories

All the most horrible facts about the Groovy Greeks ready for readers to uncover, including why girls ran about naked pretending to be bears, who had the world's first flushing toilet and why dedicated doctors tasted their patients' ear wax. Refreshed with a fantastic ne... read more

Groovy Greeks (Horrible Histories)
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Series:Horrible Histories

Step back to an awesomely ancient time with the Awesome Egyptians. Discover which king had the worst blackheads, why some kings had to wear false beards and why the peasants were revolting. History with the nasty bits left in! 2013 is HORRIBLE HISTORIES twentieth anniversary.

Awesome Egyptians (Horrible Histories)
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Series:Terry Deary's Tales

Includes: The Knight of Silk and Steel: Sir Ulrich is a knight errant, wandering the land in a silk dress and blonde wig in honour of his lady love. This is his story. The Knight of Spurs and Spirits: A cruel knight beats and bullies his serv... read more

PUBLICATION DECEMBER 2013

Knights and Nightmares (Terry Deary's Tales)
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Series:Horrible Histories 25 Years

Read on for incredible information on nasty Neanderthals, awesome archaeologists and curious cave paintings. Find out about the truth of Stonehenge and what suffering scientists do with Stone Age poo. Refreshed with a fantas... read more

PUBLICATION APRIL 2018

Savage Stone Age (Horrible Histories 25th Anniversary Edition)
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Series:Fiendish Rulers
Reading Level:Grade 07-08

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 yo... read more

A Shogun's Manual for Ruling His Domain (Fiendish Rulers)
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