My Best Book of Early People

My Best Book of Early People


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My Best Book of Early People is the perfect introduction to the advances of humankind from its primitive beginnings. How did Neanderthals make tools? Who were the first artists? When was writing invented? This book has the answers!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780753474990
Publisher: Kingfisher
Publication date: 06/11/2019
Series: The Best Book of
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 1,261,683
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 5 - 8 Years

About the Author

Margaret Hynes has written and edited a variety of children's titles on topics as diverse as vocabulary, dinosaurs, history, soccer, science, and animals. She is also the author of Kingfisher Young Knowledge: Polar Lands.

Mike White contributed to The Best Book of Early People from Kingfisher.

Table of Contents

Meet the humans 4

The first toolmakers 6

Using fire 8

The Neanderthals 10

The first tools 12

Our early ancestors 14

Life in the last Ice Age 16

Early artists 18

A time of plenty 20

The first farmers 22

The Bronze Age 24

Life in the Iron Age 26

Civilization begins 28

How we know 30

Glossary and Index 32

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