• History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)

      Y Diwrnod Pan Aeth Y Byd Yn Syfrdan

      Medi 11eg : [11 Medi, 2001]

      by Fiona Macdonald

      Each title in this series looks at a truly momentous day in history, where everything changed over the space of just 24 hours. This particular title focuses on the bombing of the World Trade Center, the aftermath and how the world has changed since.

    • History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)

      Chwyldro'r

      Baban Profdiwb : [25 Gorffennaf, 1978]

      by Fiona Macdonald

      Millions of lives were affected by what happened on July 25th, 1978 - the birth of the world's first 'test-tube baby'. Read about the origins of this astounding medical breakthrough and re-live the way the world held its breath to see if this 'miracle bab

    • History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
      February 2013

      HANDS-ON HISTORY! AZTEC & MAYA

      Rediscover the lost world of ancient Central America, with 450 exciting pictures and 15 step-by-step projects

      by Fiona Macdonald

      HANDS-ON HISTORY! AZTEC & MAYA Rediscover the lost world of ancient Central America, with 450 exciting pictures and 15 step-by-step projects Fiona Macdonald

    • History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
      June 2013

      HANDS-ON HISTORY! ANCIENT JAPAN

      Step back to the time of shoguns and samurai, with 15 step-by-step projects and over 330 exciting pictures

      by Fiona Macdonald

      Step back in time more than 30,000 years, to when the first settlers reached Japan and a highly sophisticated civilization was born. Explore the grand palaces of regal emperors and shoguns, be amazed by the fighting skills of the feuding samurai, and admi

    • Children's & YA
      January 2013

      HANDS-ON HISTORY! THE CELTS

      Step into the world of the Celtic peoples, with 15 step-by-step projects and over 400 exciting pictures

      by Fiona Macdonald

      Find out fascinating facts about the many different Celtic clans: the reasons for their migration, their mysticism and beliefs, and how they crafted exquisite metalwork. Delve into everyday life to find out what the Celts ate, where they lived, the brave

    • Children's & YA
      October 2008

      The Amazing World of Mummies

      Discover the fascinating world of mummies, tombs, mysterious gods and treasure troves

      by Fiona MacDonald

      Journey into the extraordinary world of life after death. Delve into the dark secrets of the mummies of ancient Egypt and the tombs of beautiful princesses and warrior kings. Discover how some people went to great lengths to ensure a good life for themsel

    • Children's & YA
      September 2010

      The Vikings & the Celts: Ancient Warriors and Raiders

      Discover the dramatic world of the Celts and Vikings with how-to projects and 700 pictures

      by Fiona Macdonald Philip Steele

      More than two thousand years ago, the warlike Celts dominated northern and central Europe. Hundreds of years later, a group of fearsome fighters known as the Vikings raided parts of Europe from the North. 30 step-by-step projects help to bring these two w

    • History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
      January 2018

      STEP INTO THE AZTEC & MAYA WORLDS

      by Fiona MacDonald

      History records the Aztecs and Maya as bloodthirsty warriors and priests who committed brutal acts of human sacrifice, yet this is not the whole story. Ancient Mesoamericans also formed close-knit family groups, made beautiful masks from jade and built br

    • History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
      September 2015

      THE AMAZING HISTORY OF MUMMIES AND TOMBS

      Uncover the secrets of the Egyptian pyramids and other ancient burial sites, shown in over 350 exciting pictures

      by Fiona Macdonald Dr Anne Millard

      This book explores the traditions that have surrounded death through the ages, with particular emphasis on the famous mummies and tombs of Ancient Egypt. You will also find out about Anglo-Saxon hoards, the Aztecs smiling god of the Underworld, the terra

    • Children's & YA
      October 2015

      THE AMAZING HISTORY OF MONSTERS

      Discover creatures beyond your wildest imagination, in over 300 exciting pictures

      by Fiona Macdonald Dr Karl Shuker

      This book finds the most horrible and deadly monsters in the world and investigates where they come from, their special powers and nasty habits. Among fire-breathing dragons and beautiful but destructive mermaids, you will discover real-life creatures, to

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