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Author Farndon, John, author.

Title The rise of civilization : first cities and empires / by John Farndon ; illustrated by Christian Cornia.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Hungry Tomato, [2018]


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 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 930 FAR    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 930 FAR    Available
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Description 32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm.
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Series Human history timeline
Farndon, John. Human history timeline.
Note Includes index.
Contents First cities and empires -- The age of stone -- Settling down -- The first cities -- Egypt arrives -- The age of bronze -- The age of myths -- Empires and ideas -- Empires east and west -- Roman might -- Empire falls -- Who's who -- Well I never.
Audience Age 8-12.
Grade 4 to 6.
Summary Take a journey from the Stone Age onward and compare what occurred across the globe at various moments in time. While the Greeks held the earliest Olympic Games, the Zapotec were building pyramids. Find out where it all started!
Subject Civilization, Ancient -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Cornia, Christian, 1975- illustrator.
Other Form: Online version: Farndon, John. Rise of civilization. Minneapolis : Hungry Tomato, 2018 9781512498738 (DLC) 2017655122
ISBN 9781512459715 (lb ; alk. paper)

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