Blood and Celebration: Aztec Beliefs
These books take a high-interest approach to six ancient cultures. Text is expertly-leveled for struggling readers. Readers will learn about Aztec ceremonies and sacrifices, the Ancient Olympics in Greece, the various dangers of Ancient Rome, the amazing lost city of Mohenjodaro in the Indus River Valley, Viking warriors and their funerals, and how and why the pyramids in Egypt were built. The archeological discoveries are also discussed.
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