This book traces myths of creation, destruction and the afterlife over 10,000 years of civilization. It travels through time and across the world, from the mummies of ancient Egypt to the sky spirits of the native North Americans, with stimulating and educational projects to intensify the learning experience. Learn how to build a Roman temple, fashion a Chinese lantern, create a shaman's rattle and a Viking lucky charm, and place these items in historical context. Stirring fact-packed text and over 200 beautiful illustrations make this vivid history an ideal accompaniment to school work, or a perfect additional learning tool at home for children aged 8- 2 years.
Explore the gods, faiths and celebrations of the world's religions, from the beginning of civilization to the present day. This book provides valuable insight into all the major religions, explaining the background of each one , its key beliefs and principles and its scared texts and festivals.
Book has 16 enjoyable, attractive and stimulating projects that cover all the basic growing skills. The perfect starter book for ages 3-7 years -- for older readers to use with minimum supervision, and for younger children to enjoy with adult help.