Dk Eyewitness Books Ancient Civilizations
Now in Paperback! In "Eyewitness: Ancient Egypt," travel back in time and discover one of history's most remarkable civilizations from the legends of the great Pharaohs to the triumphs of the ordinary people. Explore the inside of the Great Pyramid in Giza, or learn how Tutankhamun's tomb was found. Images and supported text throughout the book showcase the pottery, weapons and other objects Ancient Egyptians left behind, the architecture they created, the food they ate, their system of Hieroglyphic writing, and more, giving an eyewitness account of this incredible empire.
In "Eyewitness: Ancient Rome," travel back in time and discover one of history's most remarkable civilizations from its vast empire and astounding engineering feats to the menu at a Roman dinner party. Explore the inside of the Colosseum and the battles that were fought within. Images and supported text throughout the book showcase the pottery, weapons, and other objects Ancient Romans left behind, the architecture they created, the gods they worshiped, family life, transportation, travel, trade, and more, giving an eyewitness account of this incredible empire.
DK Eyewitness Books: Ancient Civilizations This comprehensive guide introduces readers to some of the most fascinating ancient civilizations in the world's history. From the intriguing world of pharaohs in Ancient Egypt, to the arts of Greece and Rome, to the amazing culture of the Mayans, this title looks at the world's most intriguing societies and the legacies they left behind.