Ancient Games: A History of Sports and Gaming

Avalon Nuovo, Iris Volant

Run with the Olympic athletes and sweat it out in the deadly ballgame courts of the Aztecs in this beautifully illustrated and informative guide to the sports and games that have entertained people for the past 2500 years.

How did the Vikings keep themselves occupied between raids? What tricks did medieval Japanese sumo wrestlers have to win their matches? With fascinating facts and detailed pictures, this book is the perfect guide to everything to do with games, from the tiniest chess pieces to the biggest sports tournaments.

Other informative illustrated guides in the Ancient series:

Ancient Wonders

Ancient Warriors

Ancient Games: A History of Sports and Games

Weight 0.75 kg
Dimensions 24.5 × 31 cm
Pages 64pp
Format Hardback
ISBN 9781912497348
Age 7-11 years
Books Children's Books
Genre Non-fiction
Tags Flying Eye Books Hardback Non Fiction

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