History's Mysteries: Curious Clues, Cold Cases, and Puzzles From the Past

History's Mysteries: Curious Clues, Cold Cases, and Puzzles From the Past

 
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History's Mysteries: Curious Clues, Cold Cases, and Puzzles From the Past
Age Range
8+
Release Date
October 17, 2017
ISBN
978-1426328718
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Why were the Easter Island heads erected? What really happened to the Maya? Who stole the Irish Crown Jewels? The first book in this exciting new series will cover history's heavy-hitting, head-scratching mysteries, including the Lost Colony of Roanoke, the Bermuda Triangle, the Oak Island Money Pit, Stonehenge, the Sphinx, the disappearance of entire civilizations, the dancing plague, the Voynich manuscript, and so many more. Chock-full of cool photos, fun facts, and spine-tingling mysteries.

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HISTORY'S MYSTERIES includes fascinating details, facts, and pictures of some of the world's biggest mysteries. Kitson Jazynka words everything so it's appealing and easily understood by children aged 8 and up.

As an adult, I still really enjoyed this book. Some of my favorite cases that are mentioned are Atlantis, Anastasia, and the lost colony of Roanoke. Kitson Jazynka exposes details, clues, and theories for each topic that get you mind actively thinking.

I absolutely love the way the pictures and font are arranged. It makes me feel like I'm reading important news articles. HISTORY'S MYSTERIES makes learning interactive and fun, especially for those who are interested in history.


Final Verdict: I would recommend this to children and adults with curious minds and who love history. Kitson Jazynka did the perfect amount of research before compiling this book.

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