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The Kingfisher atlas of the medieval world

Author: Simon Adams; Kevin W Maddison
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Kingfisher, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With sixteen exquisite maps showing what the world was like from A.D. 500 to 1450, this book is sure to feed children"s fascination with knights and castles, Vikings, Crusades, the Aztecs, and the Incas. Each map shows the major sites associated with a particular medieval theme, with colorful picture icons revealing cities, palaces, religious buildings, farmers, traders, warriors, and much more. Additional feature  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's atlases
Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Adams, Simon, 1955-
Kingfisher atlas of the medieval world.
Boston, Mass. : Kingfisher, 2007
(OCoLC)1019733966
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Adams; Kevin W Maddison
ISBN: 0753459469 9780753459461
OCLC Number: 64230227
Notes: "A pictorial guide to the peoples and events of the medieval world--From A.D. 500 to 1450"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: 44 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 31 cm
Contents: The medieval world --
The medieval world: how we know about the past --
After the Roman empire --
The Byzantine empire --
Medieval Europe: Christianity --
Charlemagne's Europe --
The spread of Islam --
The Arab world: Islamic culture --
Medieval India --
China --
Japan and Korea --
Southeast Asia --
The Pacific --
The Vikings --
Medieval Europe --
Medieval Europe: castles and villages --
The Mongols --
African kingdoms --
North and Central America --
Central America: the Aztecs --
Chimus and Incas.
Other Titles: Atlas of the medieval world
Responsibility: Simon Adams ; illustrated by Kevin Maddison.
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With sixteen exquisite maps showing what the world was like from A.D. 500 to 1450, this book is sure to feed children"s fascination with knights and castles, Vikings, Crusades, the Aztecs, and the Incas. Each map shows the major sites associated with a particular medieval theme, with colorful picture icons revealing cities, palaces, religious buildings, farmers, traders, warriors, and much more. Additional feature spreads present in-depth information on the key topics of cathedrals and monasteries, Islamic culture, knights and castles, and the Aztec capital of Tenochtitlan. This atlas is the ideal companion to any study of medieval history or literature.

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