Publisher description for The Kingfisher book of ancient civilizations / by Hazel Mary Martell.


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Counter Richly illustrated with detailed maps and fascinating reconstructions of everyday life, this marvelous resource explores the geography, culture, and history of the ancient world. Offering a global view, the book ranges from the first villages in China to the early civilizations of Oceania and Africa. A comparative chronology helps readers contrast and compare each civilization. Includes a glossary and a map of major archaeological sites.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Civilization, Ancient Juvenile literature, Civilization, Ancient