The Resource 10 kings & queens who changed the world, written by Clive Gifford ; illustrated by David Cousens

10 kings & queens who changed the world, written by Clive Gifford ; illustrated by David Cousens

Label
10 kings & queens who changed the world
Title
10 kings & queens who changed the world
Statement of responsibility
written by Clive Gifford ; illustrated by David Cousens
Title variation
Ten kings and queens who changed the world
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this look at ten royals, beginning with Queen Hatshepsut of Egypt and ending with Catherine the Great, each leader's biography is linked with another based on influences, events, and geography. By uncovering these unique and often overlooked connections, history emerges as a chain of patterns and relationships, and readers will understand how these ten leaders shaped the course of human civilization
Title
10 kings & queens who changed the world
Creator
Contributor
Summary
History is not created in a vacuum, and no leader comes to power without influences from the past and an impact on the future. In this look at ten royals, beginning with Queen Hatshepsut of Egypt and ending with Catherine the Great, each leader’s biography is linked with another based on influences, events, and geography. By uncovering these unique and often overlooked connections, history emerges as a chain of patterns and relationships, and readers will understand how these ten leaders shaped the course of human civilization
Subject
Genre
Biography type
collective biography
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322369
Cataloging source
BT
Dewey number
920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 8
Target audience
juvenile
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Clive Gifford ; illustrated by David Cousens
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Ten kings and queens who changed the world
Label
10 kings & queens who changed the world, written by Clive Gifford ; illustrated by David Cousens
Publication
Note
  • First published in Great Britain by Kingfisher, 2009
  • Includes index
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  • MOORE-MOO
  • MOORE-MOO
  • GWOOD-GRE
  • GWOOD-GRE
  • NMDSN-ELW
  • NMDSN-ELW
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hatshepsut -- Alexander the Great -- Charlemagne -- Henry VIII -- Charles V -- Suleiman the Magnificent -- Elizabeth I -- Louis XIV -- Frederick the Great -- Catherine the Great -- Other famous kings and queens
Control code
16639971
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780753462522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
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16639971

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