The Genius of: The Ancient Egyptians: Clever Ideas and Inventions from Past Civilisations

Paperback / softback

Main Details

Title The Genius of: The Ancient Egyptians: Clever Ideas and Inventions from Past Civilisations
Authors and Contributors      By (author)   Sonya Newland
SeriesThe Genius of
Physical Properties
Format:Paperback / softback
Pages:32
Dimensions(mm): Height 256,Width 202
ISBN 9781445161204
ClassificationsDewey:932
Audience
Children's (6-12)

Publishing Details

Publisher Hachette Children's Group
Imprint Franklin Watts Ltd
Publication Date 14 January 2020
NZ Release Date 14 January 2020
Publication Country United Kingdom

Description

Which genius ideas and inventions began with the ancient Egyptians? What did they develop that we use to this day? In this book, aimed at readers aged nine and over, find out how the ancient Egyptians built their temples and pyramids, irrigated and farmed their land, and took care of their people during life and after death. Discover their brilliant developments in farming, paper-making, time-keeping and medicine and how they have influenced the way we live today. The 'Genius Of' series explores the major discoveries, inventions, influence and legacies of key periods in history.

Author Biography

Sonya Newland is an experienced author of children's books. She specialises in geography.