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This is a horrible book of foul facts : packed with loathsome lists, rotten rhymes and terrible trivia / Terry Deary ; illustrated by Martin Brown.

By: Deary, Terry.
Contributor(s): Brown, Martin, 1959-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Horrible histories. Publisher: London : Scholastic Children's Books, 2016Copyright date: ©2016Description: 298 pages : colour illustrations ; 23 cm.Content type: still image | text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781407173719 (paperback).Subject(s): World history -- Juvenile literature | Puzzles -- Juvenile literature | World history -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literatureDDC classification: 909 Summary: This is a Horrible Book of Foul Facts serves up all the dreadful details of horrible history you'll ever need to know - from rotten Roman graffiti to terrible teacher tortures and rude royal nicknames, the foul facts are all inside. Want to know: the crushing details about execution by elephant? How to soften your skin Georgian-style, using the skins of puppies? Whose idea of a top treat was mashed deer tongues? Whether you're desperate to discover which famous rulers were left-handed, raring to read about the top ten dogs of all time, or just aching to ask about assassinating apes, then this book is for you. History has never been so horrible!
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Junior Sunshine Library (DIY)
History
Junior Non Fiction J 909 DEAR Issued 13/09/2019 IA1151765
Junior Sydenham Library
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Junior Non Fiction J 909 DEAR Available IA1151799
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Includes index.

This is a Horrible Book of Foul Facts serves up all the dreadful details of horrible history you'll ever need to know - from rotten Roman graffiti to terrible teacher tortures and rude royal nicknames, the foul facts are all inside. Want to know: the crushing details about execution by elephant? How to soften your skin Georgian-style, using the skins of puppies? Whose idea of a top treat was mashed deer tongues? Whether you're desperate to discover which famous rulers were left-handed, raring to read about the top ten dogs of all time, or just aching to ask about assassinating apes, then this book is for you. History has never been so horrible!

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