It manages that rare thing of taking facts, history, knowledge, and presenting them in a way that makes them feel magical

Rogan Books (UK)

Rivers

$39.99

A breathtaking journey along the world’s most important rivers, from the author of international bestseller Timeline. A non fiction book for children and all ages.

 

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  • Description

    This breathtaking journey on the world’s most important rivers, seas and oceans tells the story of our planet through cultures, myths, icons and history. It takes us from the Nile to the Amazon, the Mekong Delta to the Mississippi, the Murray to the Waikato.

    Each map is full of fascinating facts about nature, culture and history, with major events and historical figures alongside favourite stories and icons.

    As the life source of people, animals and the land itself, the world’s waterways tell a compelling story about our history and our lives today. This absorbing, playful book shows who we are, how we live and the myths we weave around our people and places.

    A non fiction book for children and all ages.


  • Book Details

    Country of Origin Belguim
    Reader Age 6-8 year, 8-12 year
    Book Size
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  • Reviews

    1. Youth Services Book Review (US)

      The author of the international bestseller Timeline brings readers another gorgeously illustrated piece of art. The author dives into how rivers across all seven continents connect the world and impact the way people live… Children will want to sit with this book and pour over the images and facts provided.

    2. Lancashire Evening Post (UK)

      Packed with beautiful large-format, full-colour infographics and maps, this amazing river ride is a beautiful gift for adults, a lively reference book for children, and a teaching tool in classrooms. Each map and illustration is full of fascinating facts about nature, culture and history, with major events and historical figures featured alongside favourite stories and icons.

    3. Rogan Books

      Hold. The. Phone. Have you seen THIS?? Game over.
      It manages that rare thing of taking facts, history, knowledge, and presenting them in a way that makes them feel magical. Come and see it. Now.


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