Each book focuses on an aspect of history through exploration of a wealth of primary source material.
A factual presentation of each topic is given alongside personal accounts and documents giving the reader an insight into the period.
Evidence is explored and assessed throughout each book, which encourages children to debate and evaluate different sources.
Peter Hicks teaches history and archaeology and has a special enthusiasm for 'digging up the past'. He has wide experience of writing about history for children.
Forty-eight pages of fact-filled information, informative sources and pictures make this book a good springboard for any individual looking to further their understanding in this area.
SATH History Teaching Review