New Horizons series

Ancient History & Archaeology

Aboriginal Australians

Aboriginal Australians

First Nations of an Ancient Continent

  • Paperback
An ideal resource for secondary students looking at indigenous cultures … I found it fascinating – School Library Association

Angkor

Angkor

Heart of an Asian Empire

  • Paperback
Here is the thrilling story of the rediscovery of the mysterious and beautiful ruins of Angkor in what is today's Cambodia.

The Aztecs

The Aztecs

Rise and Fall of an Empire

  • Paperback
'The Aztecs' examines the complete history of this amazing culture, from their beginnings as nomads through their time as powerful empire builders to the period of Spanish rule

The Celts

The Celts

First Masters of Europe

  • Paperback
The highly cultured Celts, with their exquisite jewelry and metalwork, were eventually driven to the edges of the known world – yet were destined to shine out once more in the art of Celtic Christianity

The Incas

The Incas

Empire of Blood and Gold

  • Paperback
Ruled by monarchs claiming direct descent from the sun itself, its inhabitants built roads, bridges and terraced fields in the precipitous Andes, and made brilliant textiles and dazzling jewelry – all without possessing writing or the wheel. But within a few short months the Inca empire had been conquered and its subjects killed or enslaved.

The Search for Ancient China
  • Paperback
Now, the splendours of ancient China can be revealed: from the famous terracotta army to the lavish tomb of the Marquis of Dai from the Han dynasty.