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From Alexander the Great to Otto von Bismarck, some of the most reckless and destructive figures in history are exposed in these illustrated biographies. A Wicked History is the definitive biography series about the pirates, tyrants and warlords who shed the blood of thousands for glory and gold. Photos and illustrations.
Opening quote by or about the featured villain/villainess
Historical map, annotated with key locations from person's life
A Wicked Web featuring allies and enemies
Historical photos and etchings
Boxes with additional information
Photo Documentaries: Six to eight pages of photos and captions telling the person's life
Timeline, glossary, additional sources
Engaging narrative nonfiction written at a very accessible reading level
A Wicked History biography series is for people who want to know details about a figure in history.
The books are for middle and high school students and teach about wicked individuals who twisted the course of history.
The design is sophisticated to attract middle-school and high-school readers, yet the reading level is on target and readily accessible to readers of all levels.