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The measly Middle Ages

Author: Terry Deary; Martin Brown
Publisher: London : Scholastic Children's Books, 2007, ©1996.
Series: Horrible histories.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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History with the nasty bits left in! 'The Measly Middle Ages' tells you what life was really like in days of old when knights were bold, women wore tall pointy hats and the peasants were revolting. Want to know a genuine jester's joke? Why chickens had their bottoms shaved? What ten-year-old treacle was used for? Read on for some gruesome games, revolting recipes and fantastic facts. Find out about miserable  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Deary; Martin Brown
ISBN: 9780439944014 0439944015
OCLC Number: 225394458
Description: 140 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Horrible histories.
Responsibility: Terry Deary ; illustrated by Martin Brown.

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about the MEASLY MIDDLE AGES, including why chickens had their bottoms shaved, a genuine jester's joke and what ten-year-old treacle was used for. These  Read more...

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