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The Greeks

(How They Made Things Work!)

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High interest graphic non-nonfiction, this series is good history for boys. Featuring problem solving in Ancient Greece, the book offers humorous and quirky illustrations to create situations within which tech learning easily happens. Strong diagrams, concept illustrations. Humor reinforces learning, sidebars suggest deeper reflection.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published January 1st 2011 by Sea to Sea Publications (first published March 12th 2009)
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Duane
Apr 27, 2011 rated it really liked it
An interesting book if you need to know how the early Greeks created and lived on a daily basis. The illustrations in this book are very interesting and will not only educate, but entertain. A nice non fiction book to add to your youth collection.
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Richard Platt is the author of more than sixty informative books for young readers, and he also writes for innovative multimedia projects. Some of his most popular works have been collaborations with illustrator Stephen Biesty on the "Cross-Sections" series. After a failed attempt to forge a career as a photographer, Platt discovered that he had a knack for writing. "I started writing abou
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