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Communication in the Ancient World - PB
Communication in the Ancient World - PB
Communication in the Ancient World - PB
9780778717409 | In Stock
This fascinating book provides a snapshot of the different forms of communication developed by various ancient civilizations. Engaging illustrations, detailed timelines, and fascinating information bring back to life the ancient civilizations of Greece, Rome, Mesopotamia, Africa, China, and more. Read about
• Africa's hundreds of regional dialects;
• Mesoamerican folding-screen books;
• Egyptian hieroglyphs and how to interpret them;
• Mesopotamian cuneiform writing.

Reading Level: Gr. 5
Interest Level: Gr. 5-8
Guided Reading Level: T
Binding: Paperback
Series: Life in the Ancient World
Author(s): Hazel Richardson, Paul Challen

Size: 8 ½″ × 11″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

ATOS: 7.6
Dewey: 302.2
Lexile: 1040L
Copyright: 2011

Communication in the Ancient World

“Attractive and focused, this entry in the Life in the Ancient World series neatly covers a topic that will be of interest to kids. The survey examines written communication and record keeping in early civilizations...Each culture gets a two-page spread that looks at topics such as spoken language, writing systems, legends and stories, calendars, and counting methods. The large format, crisp typeface, and interesting artwork add appeal. Browsers and researchers will learn a lot here.” —Booklist, 09/11