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12 things to know about the Iron Age / by Meg Marquardt.

Marquardt, Meg. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781645820499
  • Physical Description: 1 electronic text (32 p.) : ill. (chiefly col.).
  • Publisher: Mankato, MN : 12 Story Library, c2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title proper from title frame.
Includes chronology.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The Iron Age started and ended at different times -- Iron was the new metal of choice -- Iron tools made life easier -- The Iron Age was a time of constant war -- Greece went dark -- New forms of government started up -- Architecture became more complex -- New religions formed -- Money was invented -- From small tribes, an empire grew -- Bog bodies hold Iron Age secrets -- Wonders of the world were built.
Summary, etc.:
"The Iron Age was the last great prehistoric age. Iron tools made life easier, yet the Iron Age was a time of constant war. Chapters cover how Greece went through a Dark Age, how new forms of government began, how architecture became more complex, new religions formed, and money was invented. Each chapter includes attention-grabbing photos and fascinating facts. Sidebars go deeper, and prompts invite readers to think for themselves. A Timelines of the Iron Age gives a big-picture view of the era"--Provided by the publisher.
Target Audience Note:
4-8 Medialog, Inc.
710 Lexile.
Grades 3-6.
T Guided Reading Level.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR Middle Grades 5.0 1.0 quiz: 506185
Original Version Note:
Original version: 9781632357687 (hardcover)
Original version: 9781632358776 (paperback)
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Iron age > Juvenile literature.
Civilization, Ancient > Juvenile literature.

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