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Mesopotamia (True Books: Ancient Civilizations)

3.89 of 5 stars 3.89  ·  rating details  ·  9 ratings  ·  4 reviews
- Clean new design for easy readability and comprehension
- Updated text presented in a lively, continuous narrative
- New center-spread "sidebar" feature presenting material in a fun, creative way
- Excellent age-appropriate introduction to curriculum-relevant subjects
- "Important Words" glossary clarifies subject-specific vocabulary
- "Resources" section encourages independe
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Paperback, 48 pages
Published March 1st 2010 by Children's Press (first published September 1st 2009)
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Teri
Really good for a potentially dry subject. Loved all the photos. This book was definitely helpful for my girls learning about the cradle of civilization. I caught my 5 year old chanting as she was walking through the house, "MesopoTAMia, MesopoTAMia!"
Marsha
This tiny little book is packed with lots of amazing facts about Mesopotamia. In addition to the typical nonfiction text features you'd expect, it has some commentary inserted on each page that makes you smile or gives you additional insight about the facts. I thought that was something that kept me reading.
This book was not on a 6th graders level...better for a younger reader. But the information was easy to understand and might be a good starter.
Shahd Rdawi
so simple book to learn and get good information about mesopotamia
like it……
Dolly
May 02, 2012 Dolly rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: parents reading with their children
This is a short, but interesting book about the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia. There are several short topics covered and nearly 5000 years are covered. There are a lot of big, colorful illustrations and enough details to provide a lot of information without being overly detailed or boring. I thought it was a very interesting book and we really enjoyed reading it together.
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