Primary Source Readers: World History


Make learning about ancient history exciting and engaging for students with this 6-book collection about ancient leaders. Books in this collection will introduce students to famous, influential leaders from Confucius, to Caesar, to Socrates. With the help of a glossary, an index, and easy-to-read text in every title, children will truly grasp the material. Each book in this collection will surely keep children fascinated while teaching them the qualities of leadership.

Titles in this collection include:

  • Confucius: Chinese Philosopher
  • Hatshepsut: First Female Pharoah
  • Hammurabi: Babylonian Ruler
  • Julius Caesar: Roman Leader
  • Siddhartha Guatama: The Buddha
  • Socrates: Greek Philosopher

Pack your bags and grab your passport to travel around the world and discover ancient civilizations! From building the great pyramids to battling gladiators, this collection of books will have readers engaged from beginning to end. The stunning photos, incredible facts, and engaging sidebars work in conjunction with easy-to-read text, helpful table of contents, and accessible glossary and index to provide readers with a reading experience that is both enjoyable and informative.

Titles in this collection include:

  • Egypt
  • Mesopotamia
  • China
  • Rome
  • Greece
  • India

Find out what life was like during the Middle Ages in England and how change and cultural rebirth came about during the Renaissance with this informative collection. From the Medieval times to the Renaissance era, readers will discover the many creative aspects that began in this time period. The detailed images and captivating facts and sidebars work in conjunction with easy-to-read text, glossary, and index to give readers an enjoyable and engaging reading experience that introduces them to such topics as The Reformation, Geoffrey Chaucer's works, Leonardo de Vinci, and more.

Titles in this collection include:

  • Medieval Times: England in the Middle Ages
  • Geoffrey Chaucer: Medieval Writer
  • The Reformation: A Religious Revolution
  • Martin Luther: A Reforming Spirit
  • The Renaissance: A Rebirth in Culture
  • Leonardo de Vinci: Renaissance Artist and Inventor

Make learning about the 20th Century fun and engaging with this jaw-dropping 6-book collection. Books in this collection help introduce students to historical figures and events of this time period and include a helpful glossary, index, and easy-to-read text that allow readers to further understand the material. Each book in this collection is guaranteed to have children fascinated from beginning to end!

Titles in this collection include:

  • Cold War Leaders
  • Woodrow Wilson
  • Winston Churchill
  • World War I
  • World War II
  • The Cold War