Take a journey into the lives of famous rulers, inventors, and artists throughout world history with this engaging collection. From Justinian I of the Byzantine Empire to Geoffrey Chaucer's creation of the Canterbury Tales, readers will enjoy learning about the amazing things these important figures where capable of. Featuring high-interest, easy-to-read text, vivid photos, colorful images, primary sources, a helpful glossary of terms, and more, readers will be engaged from cover to cover.
- Justinian I: Byzantine Emperor
- Geoffrey Chaucer: Medieval Writer
- Leonardo da Vinci: Renaissance Artist and Inventor
- Martin Luther: A Reforming Spirit
- Marie Antoinette: Controversial Queen of France
- John Locke: Philosopher of the Enlightenment
- Cecil Rhodes: The Man Who Expanded an Empire