The Fact or Fiction Behind History Hardback
by Kay Barnham
Part of the Truth or Busted series
Truth or Busted's History title explores popular myths and legends about world history in a light and humorous way that kids will find unputdownable.
Such statements as 'George Washington had wooden teeth' or 'Thomas Crapper invented the flushing toilet' are examined as well as where the ideas came, whether they have any basis in truth, or whether they can be consigned to folklore.
Each statement is given a TRUTH or BUSTED evaluation.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 96 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
- Publication Date: 09/08/2012
- Category: History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9780750269582