Amazing Tales from Times Gone By

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Used Very Good PlusHardcoverDimensions - 183 x 260 x 34mmPublication Date: 2007 Amazing Tales from Times Gone By - Reader's DigestEditors: Liz Clasen; Celia Coyne; Helen Spence; Elizabeth Wyse, Translator; Peter Lewis In this informative, entertaining volume, you can read more than 75 stories of strange events, fascinating people, the...
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Hardcover
Dimensions - 183 x 260 x 34mm
Publication Date: 2007

Amazing Tales from Times Gone By - Reader's Digest
Editors: Liz Clasen; Celia Coyne; Helen Spence; Elizabeth Wyse, Translator; Peter Lewis

In this informative, entertaining volume, you can read more than 75 stories of strange events, fascinating people, the twists of fate and how historical truth was rewritten or hidden.

Incredible stories of love, intrigue, ambition, tragedy and murder.

  • Why was Russian tsar Ivan known as the terrible'?
  • Did Herod really order the murder of all Bethlehem's children?
  • Who was the woman so hideous that she inspired the term ugly old bag'?
  • How did Mary Bryant, the rebellious convict, organise her daring escape from Botany Bay?


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