Everything you need to know about the world we lived in
Packed with fascinating facts, and covering over 200 million years of history, this book is the perfect guide to the world around us. From the dinosaurs to the Romans and jousting to World War I, you'll discover the key moments that shaped the world into what it is today. Whether you want to take a look inside Buckingham Palace, see how the Sistine Chapel's ceiling was painted, or how Da Vinci's flying machine worked, this is the perfect book to educate and entertain, with colourful images and illustrations that bring history to life.
- Take a closer look at some of the most recognisable structures on Earth.
- From medieval times to WWII find out how weapons have evolved over time.
- See how some of the greatest creations came to exist and change the world.
- Inventors, explorers and scientists who have influenced our lives today.
- Get to know the creatures that once roamed Earth, from birth to extinction.