• Children's & young adult reference material
      March 2015

      Romans

      Investigate and Understand

      by John Haywood

      The Roman Empire was one of the largest empires in world history and it still has influence today. Find out more about this important civilization – from its well-organized army to the everyday life of labourers. High-quality, full-colour artworks bring t

    • History
      February 2012

      THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE KINGS & QUEENS OF BRITAIN

      A magnificent and authoritative history of the royalty of Britain, the rulers, their consorts and families and the pretenders to the throne, with over 500 illustrations

      by Charles Phillips Dr John Haywood

      This lavishly illustrated volume charts the complete history of the royal families of Britain. It describes the lives of the kings and queens, their consorts and children, and the usurpers, pretenders and regents who played a role in the making of the Uni

    • Children's & YA
      April 2008

      Through the Ages: Gods, Beliefs & Ceremonies

      by John Haywood

      The great questions about the nature of existence, the turning of the seasons and the cycles of life and death have always inspired humans to look for something bigger and more noble in the universe than themselves. Generations of believers have been insp

    • Children's & YA
      April 2014

      HOME, FAMILY & EVERYDAY LIFE THROUGH THE AGES

      Compare the food, homes and daily lives of ancient people from all the major civilizations

      by John Haywood

      This exciting thematic history explores different aspects of home and family life in early civilizations and societies around the world. Discover how the lives of ordinary people in some cultures changed dramatically through the centuries, while in tribal

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

      EVERYDAY LIFE IN THE ANCIENT WORLD

      How people lived and worked through the ages

      by Dr John Haywood

      EVERYDAY LIFE IN THE ANCIENT WORLD How people lived and worked through the ages Consultant: Dr John Haywood - This lively thematic history investigates many aspects of the world's civilizations and cultures. Follow the development of art, leisure, beliefs

    • History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
      September 2014

      THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY ENCYCLOPEDIA EVERYDAY LIFE IN THE ANCIENT WORLD

      How people lived and worked through the ages

      by John Haywood

      This lively thematic history investigates many aspects of the world s civilizations and cultures. Follow the development of art, leisure, beliefs and festivals, home life, work and trade through history and around the globe, from ancient Egypt, Greece and

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