Told in the straightforward, engaging style that has become Susan Wise Bauer's trademark, The Story of the World, Vol 2: The Middles Ages
covers from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of the Renaissance. This read-aloud series is designed for parents to share with elementary school children in grades 1-4. This book is also appropriate for grades 5-8 to read independently. This new, revised edition contains new maps, illustrations and timelines. 416 indexed pages, softcover.
Topics covered include:Fall of RomeChristianity Comes to BritainThe Byzantine EmpireThe Rise of IslamThe Great Kings of FranceThe Viking InvasionThe Age of Crusades The Diaspora The Ottoman EmpireExploring New WorldsMartin Luther The Renaissanceand more!